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261, Campania

  • Record number: 261
  • Site: Campania
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Koch 1912, pp. 55-56 A.I; antefix from Cales BdA 46 (1961) 264, fig. 13
  • Remarks: Large plaque with female head flanked by lotus petals, with palmette above, and base below, with painted meander in red & purple
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, p. 56, 11 Art (wrongly numbered H.95); Fischer-Hansen 1992, p. 191, No. 143
  • Publication record: Catalogue. Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Fischer-Hansen, T.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1992
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
  • Type of decoration: Female head in lotus/palmette frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 42
  • Width: 35
  • Paint: Bright red, black, purple
  • Condition: Missing left lotus petal tip
  • Height face: 9.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.4
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