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269, Capua, Curti

  • Record number: 269
  • Site: Capua
  • Building or zone: Curti
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: British Museum GR 1877.8-2.14 (B587) (better preserved); similar antefixes from Cumae & Satricum
  • Remarks: Cover tile begins at level of rib cage. No strut but 3 radiating ridges from cover tile upwards onto plaque
  • Bibliography: Riis 1981, Type 6J; Boosen, Mischwesen, p. 95, type IVB,1; Fischer-Hansen 1992, p. 197, no. 149
  • Publication record: Catalogue. Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Fischer-Hansen, T.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1992
    Etruscan types of heads. Author: Riis, P.J.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1981
  • Type of decoration: Typhon
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 30
  • Width: 24
  • Condition: Broken on all sides; head & body preserved
  • Height face: 9.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 5
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