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2301, Ostia Antica

  • Record number: 2301
  • Site: Ostia Antica
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Female head antefix surrounded by ivy-leaves, rosettes and berry-clusters, wearing diadem, disc-shaped earrings, necklace with large bulla. Base flat and rectangular. Archaistic.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 369, no. 2, Pl. 113:401
  • 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 surrounded by ivy-leaves, rosettes and berry-clusters
  • Last Recorded Collection: Soprintendenza storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17.4
  • Width: 16.6
  • MPD: 5.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Red rosettes and hair, decoration on base, necklace band 7.5R 4/4-4/6.
  • Height head: 9.5
  • Height face: 7.8
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.5
  • Width nose bottom: 1.7
  • Width mouth: 2.2
  • Type shell: Rosettes + berries
  • Width shell: 3.4
  • Height antefix base: 2.7
  • Width antefix base: 14
  • Width strut: 6.2
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.1
  • Outer H cover tile: 10.2
  • Inner W cover tile: 8
  • Outer W cover tile: 14.5
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