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4458, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, Smaller temple

  • Record number: 4458
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, Smaller temple
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Velletri, Veii
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with strigil shell frame. Sharp instrument pierced nostrils and added lines at sides of mouth. Top of head slightly hollowed behind. Cover tile scar below, Th 4.
  • Bibliography: Della Seta 1918, p. 178, no. 7383; Van Buren 1921a, p. 19, (IV, Type XVI); Andrén 1940, p. 101, Type I:3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Figurative terracotta revetments in Etruria and Latium in the VI. and V. cent. B.C.. Author: Van Buren, E.D.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1921
    Museo di Villa Giulia. Author: Della Seta, A.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1918
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.8
  • Width: 16.7
  • MPD: 7.8
  • Height face: 6.8
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.1
  • Width nose bottom: 1.9
  • Width mouth: 2.2

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