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4809, Capua

  • Record number: 4809
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Koch 1912, P227-229, 231-233; Naples, Museo Nazionale 21580; Rome, Museo Artistico Industriale, no. 21, Marseille, Musée Borély; Baltimore, AJA (1923) p. 13, fig. 14 may be from same mould
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing diadem, with 2 long beaded strands of hair at either side of neck & chest, flanked by lotus leaves/flat fascia ending in pendent lotus, below upper frame of 7 convex strigils.Type Lotus A III.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp.57-58, Abb. 70
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
  • Type of decoration: Female head between lotus leaves/pendent lotus/convex strigils
  • Last Recorded Collection: Historisches Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes

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