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5639, Orvieto, Cannicella

  • Record number: 5639
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Cannicella
  • Roof element: Antepagmenta
  • Remarks: Female head from pedimental antepagmentum. Hole for meniskos. Incomplete work on left side. Was turned to right and crowned with a diadem. Handmade. Belongs with seated woman 1311 and Gorgoneion 1312 and antefix with female head 1313 on redecoration of 1st decades of 4th cent. B.C.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1967, p. 65, no. 24, Pl. 28.d; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 119, 6.1.A.7; Colonna 1987e, p. 14, note 9, figs. 2-3; Gens Budapest 1989, p. 93, no. 3.3, color plate
  • Publication record: Gens antiquissima Italiae. Antichità dall'Umbria a Budapest e Cracovia. Author: Roncalli, F. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1989
    I culti del santuario della Cannicella. Author: Colonna, G.. Journal and volume number: AnnFaina 3. Publication Date: 1987. Pages: 11-26
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 12

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