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862, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 862
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Velletri antefixes
  • Remarks: Lower right corner of antefix plaque preserving fragment of twisted hair strand with 6 oblique strands, coiling away from face & downward. Back flat - no signs of cover tile
  • Bibliography: Sommella Mura 1977a, pp. 91-94, fig. 19; La grande Roma 1990, pp. 125-126, 5.1.27; Winter 2009a, p. 345, 5.C.1
  • Publication record: L'area sacra di S. Omobono: la decorazione architettonica del tempio arcaico. Author: Sommella Mura, A.. Journal and volume number: PP 32. Publication Date: 1977. Pages: 62-128
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Associated elements: 15805, 15183?
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8
  • Width: 4.8
  • MPD: 3.7

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