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5909, Tarquinia

  • Record number: 5909
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Copenhagen NCG HIN 49 (H.184)
  • Remarks: Female head antefix. Bought from Princeton Art Museum in 1939. H 7.5 inches, W 8 inches.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 68, no. I:6
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: Yellowish
  • Paint: Black on hair, outlines of eyes and pupils. Large red rosettes on earrings. Beads black and red alternating.

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