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5878, Orvieto, Cannicella

  • Record number: 5878
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Cannicella
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with shell frame. Square strut scar. Slightly hollowed back.
  • Bibliography: Stopponi 1993, p. 158, fig. 6
  • Publication record: Terrecotte architettoniche da Orvieto. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 153-162
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing diadem and earrings
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 19
  • Width: 17
  • MPD: 7.6
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Buff skin 10YR 8/3. Brown diadem front, lips, earrings 2.5YR 5/4. Red-brown arches on diadem, top, dots on earrings, >>s on encircling band 10R 4/4. Blue hair 5B 6/1.
  • Condition: Missing shell frame and bottom
  • Height strut: 4.5
  • Width strut: 4
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