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5527, Talamone

  • Record number: 5527
  • Site: Talamone
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Orvieto, Via S. Leonardo, no. I:6
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with floral shell frame. Bored pupils. Small equine ears. Animal skin tied around neck. Stylistically older than rest, probably use of old moulds.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 236, no. 16; Talamone 1982, pp. 54-55, no.1a, fig. 46
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Talamone: Il mito dei sette a Tebe. Catalogo della mostra, Firenze, Museo Archeologico, 14 febbraio - 3 ottobre 1982. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1982
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes

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