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7321, Caere

  • Record number: 7321
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Equal to Malibu, JP Getty Museum 81.AD.119
  • Remarks: Female head antefix. Little moulded detail. Possible paint outline on left ear. Much surface smoothing with fine striations (chisel?). Cover tile on back. Overhang ca. 3.7.
  • Bibliography: Briguet 1988, p. 79, fig. 83; Winter 2009a, p. 427, 6.C.1.b
  • Publication record: Le sarcophage des époux de Cerveteri du Musée du Louvre. Author: Briguet, M.-F.. Place of publication: Paris. Publication Date: 1988
    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
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Musée du Louvre
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17
  • Width: 14.4
  • MPD: 10.3
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6(?)
  • Paint: Brown surface 10YR 6/4(?).
  • Height face: 12.6
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.3
  • Outer H cover tile: 13
  • Outer W cover tile: 14.4
  • Thickness tile: 1.8

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