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6609, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6609
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Acheloos head antefix with strigil shell frame. W strigil top 5.2-3.5, bottom 3.6-3.6. Large round hole in top of head, Diam 3.7.
  • Bibliography: Pallottino, Saggi di Antichit√† III, Pl. XXXVI.1; Stefani 1953, p. 51, fig. 27b; Proietti 1980, p. 110, fig. 132; Etruschi, le antiche metropoli 2008. p. 204, 12.5
  • Publication record: Etruschi, le antiche metropoli del Lazio
    Il Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
    Veio. Tempio detto dell'Apollo. Esplorazione e sistemazione del santuario
  • Type of decoration: Acheloos head
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: VP 329
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 44.4R
  • Width: 41.6R
  • Height strigil: 9.4-13.5
  • Width strigil: 5.2-3.5
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height head: 23.2
  • Height face: 19.5
  • Distance outer eyes: 8.5
  • Width nose bottom: 3.2
  • Width mouth: 4.1
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Width shell: 12.6
  • Height strigil: 9.4-13.5
  • Width strigil: 5.2-3.5
  • Concave: yes
  • Height antefix base: 3.4
  • Width antefix base: 22.5
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