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4705, Tarquinia(?) or Orvieto(?)

  • Record number: 4705
  • Site: Tarquinia(?) or Orvieto(?)
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Berlin TC 7547
  • Remarks: Antefix of female head in Phrygian cap with floral shell frame. W shell outer concave edge 1.8. W shell outer floral band 5.5. W shell inner concave band 1.2. W shell inner floral band 4.8. Tile and strut trimmed off.
  • Type of decoration: Female head in Phrygian cap/floral shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 27.8R
  • Width: 33R
  • MPD: 8.6
  • Paint: Dark blue ground behind flowers. Red ground along bottom of flowers. Bright blue on calyxes, hair. Dark orange-red 3 leaves alongside face.
  • Height head: 13.8
  • Height face: 8.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.2
  • Width nose bottom: 1.8
  • Width mouth: 1.9
  • Height antefix base: 3.3
  • Width antefix base: 15.6

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