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2300, Ostia Antica

  • Record number: 2300
  • Site: Ostia Antica
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Rome, MNR 264016
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix surrounded by ivy-leaves, rosettes and berry-clusters. Flat rectangular base.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 369, no. 1, Pl. 113:400
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Silen head surrounded by ivy-leaves, rosettes and berry-clusters
  • Last Recorded Collection: Soprintendenza storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 19.5
  • Width: 15.1
  • MPD: 8.8
  • Clay: 2.5Y 7/4 (?)
  • Paint: Red rosettes, headdress, ears, beard, and moustache 7.5R 4/6.
  • Height head: 14.3
  • Height face: 12
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.3
  • Width mouth: 1.9
  • Type shell: Rosettes + berries
  • Width shell: 3
  • Height antefix base: 3.5
  • Width antefix base: 15
  • Height strut: 9
  • Width strut: 6.5
  • Depth strut: 5.5
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.2
  • Outer H cover tile: 8.7
  • Inner W cover tile: 9.5
  • Outer W cover tile: 15.3
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