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3711, Ardea, Temple on Acropolis

  • Record number: 3711
  • Site: Ardea
  • Building or zone: Temple on Acropolis
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of "Persian Artemis" showing group with archaizing scheme: frontal with legs in profile to right. Long chiton with apoptygma, zigzag folds, 2 pairs of curving wings from shoulders and waist. Lions to either side.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 442, no. II:7, Pl. 135:475
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Persian Artemis/Potnia theron
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 60 ca.

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