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1687, Caere, S. Antonio

  • Record number: 1687
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: S. Antonio
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Riis 1981 5A. British Museum B 624, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek H.I.N. 48, Vatican 13883. Andren 1940, pp. 31-32, III:11a, Pl. 9:28-29; Wohl 1984, pp. 113-
  • Remarks: Antefix with female head in relief, wearing flat diadem & disk earrings, with wide band of waved hair across forehead, large eyes, short broad nose, pursed lips.
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 149, II.B.4.2; Winter 2009a, p. 440, 6.C.4.e, Ill. 6.9.5
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Associated elements: 119297
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing diadem & disk earrings
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25
  • Width: 17
  • Paint: Eyes, lips, dots on earrings, necklace

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