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1115, Rome, Southwest of Palatine hill - Auguratorium

  • Record number: 1115
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Southwest of Palatine hill - Auguratorium
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: 34343. Satricum: Andrén 1940, p. 469, No. II:10, pl. 145:508. Norba: Andrén 1940, pp. 398-399, No. I:4. Civita Castellana: Andrén 1940, p. 112, No. I:9. Antemnae: La grande Roma, 7.1.1. Lanuvium: Muzzioli 1981, pp. 196-197 D66. Forum Romanum: La grande Roma 1990, 3.4.2
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing tall helmet with horns & animal ears, painted blue with red details, in relief against flat plaque with curved edge, painted with red outer band/2 inner bands of white/black & red/white segments with large black segment at top center. Along edge of helmet, inside painted bands, raised band painted with black outer edge & central red zigzag stripe.
  • Associated elements: 380945, another with no inventory number
  • Type of decoration: Juno Sospita head surrounded by painted plaque
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium palatino
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.8
  • Width: 10.6
  • MPD: 6.9
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4
  • Paint: Cream skin 10YR 7/4, blue 5Y 6/1, red 10R 4/6, pink lips & inner animal ear 10R 5/6, brown (painted over gold?) 7.5YR 4/4
  • Height head: 13.5
  • Height face: 6
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.9
  • Width nose bottom: 2.3
  • Width mouth: 2.5
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