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4685, Populonia, Podere di S. Cerbone

  • Record number: 4685
  • Site: Populonia
  • Building or zone: Podere di S. Cerbone
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: NSc 1957, p. 27, no. 2, Figs. 35 +36c
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with shell frame. Counterpart to Acheloos head antefix 89217, etc. H diadem 1.8. H hair 1.5. Diam earring 2.1. Back flat with beginning of rectangular strut, W 2.5, at eye-level.
  • Bibliography: Minto 1931, pp. 400-404, fig. 71; Andrén 1940, pp. 246-247, no. I:2, Pl. 85:298 center; Rasenna, fig. 324
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le ultime scoperte archeologiche di Populonia. Author: Minto, A.. Journal and volume number: MonAnt 34. Publication Date: 1931. Pages: 289-404
    Rasenna. Storia e civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Pallottino, M. et al.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1986
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.4
  • Width: 11.2
  • MPD: 7.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/4
  • Paint: On diadem, red-brown stripes, edges/tongues, edge of disk at bottom near ear, outline of earring and central dot, pupil, ear outline 7.5YR 5/4. Black hair, brows, lids, pupil outline and central dot.
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.8
  • Width nose bottom: 2.2
  • Width strut: 2.5
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