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1678, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 1678
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Vulci: Andren 1940, p. 217, No. III:4, Pl. 79:275; Bonamici 1992, p. 133, Pl. III.a-b
  • Remarks: Antefix with female head in relief, surrounded by strigil shell frame, with high base. Very worn. From SW corner of temple
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, pp. 138-139, II.A.4.20; Guarino 2010, pp. 101-102, no. 404, fig. 94, pl. IV.4
  • Publication record: Caere 5. Le terrecotte architettoniche a stampo da Vigna Parrocchiale (scavi 1983-1989). Author: Guarino, A.. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    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
  • Type of decoration: Antefix with female head in relief/strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17.5
  • Width: 18
  • MPD: 14
  • Condition: Missing parts of shell frame & base
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Concave: yes

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