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4218, Orvieto

  • Record number: 4218
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Same general type as TC 7545 and TC 7544 but slightly larger
  • Remarks: Female head antefix. Diadem of 4 rows of beads. Incised pupils. No earrings or ears, hair covers ears. Cover tile attached at neck level. Soft white clay similar to Cannicella acroterion and other eaves tiles from Cannicella and Campo della Fiera.
  • Bibliography: Gens Budapest 1989, p. 104, no. 3.13
  • Publication record: Gens antiquissima Italiae. Antichit√† dall'Umbria a Budapest e Cracovia. Author: Roncalli, F. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1989
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17.4
  • Width: 18.1
  • MPD: 14.7
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Diadem red. Hair black. Red pupils, incised. Red chiton top 7.5R 4/6.
  • Condition: 1 fragment
  • Height head: 13.3/ 11.8
  • Height face: 10.9
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.3
  • Width nose bottom: 2.5
  • Width mouth: 2.8
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