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2382, Cumae

  • Record number: 2382
  • Site: Cumae
  • Roof element: Antefixes, floral
  • Remarks: Floral antefix decorated with half rosette or upright palmette surrounded by shell frame. Shell more concave than other examples. Recessed base.
  • Bibliography: Rescigno 1998a, p. 204, no. C2105.23, pl. IV (giving inv. 179509?), p. 324
  • Publication record: Tetti Campani. Età arcaica. Cuma, Pitecusa e gli altri contesti. Author: Rescigno, C.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1998
  • Type of decoration: Half rosette/upright palmette surrounded by shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.5+
  • Width: 22.5+
  • MPD: 26+
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Top of cover tile painted black. White 10YR 7/3. Red-brown 10R 4/3. Red dots painted on red ground between leaf tips of palmette Strigils alternating red/white.
  • Condition: Part of shell frame missing
  • Height palmette: 9.3
  • Width palmette: 12.9
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Width shell: 5
  • Width fascia: 1
  • Torus or flat: flat
  • Height antefix base: 2.1
  • Inner H cover tile: 10.1
  • Outer H cover tile: 12
  • Inner W cover tile: 16.2
  • Outer W cover tile: 19.4

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