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3787, Tarquinia, Ara della Regina

  • Record number: 3787
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Ara della Regina
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of a "Persian Artemis"/Potnia theron. Winged female rises from volutes with long arms at sides and long dress bound at waist. Fairly crisp impression with feathers and drapery folds and details clear. Th plaque 2.1 at finished right side. On back scars for 2 elliptical strut tops behind each wing near top break, H 2-2.3, W 6. H shoulder-waist 6.9, W shoulders 11.4. H elbow-fingertip 12.8. H elbow-shoulder 8.9.
  • Bibliography: Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 76, 4.4.A.25
  • Publication record: Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Persian Artemis/Potnia theron
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 37
  • Width: 45
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4-7/6
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