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4100, Capua

  • Record number: 4100
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with head in round, Daedalic in style, wearing fillet. Hair in scalloped locks over forehead, falling in 3 pearl-lock strands at sides of head, fanning around frontal ears. Broken further since Koch's photograph.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, p. 71, no. P268, Pl. XIX.1 left; Bianchi Bandinelli 1950, Pl. 60, p. 129, no. 118, Pl. 60; Winter 1978, p. 34, pl. 9.3 left; Winter 1986, fig. 1 left
  • Publication record: Archaic architectural terracottas decorated with human heads
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien
    Etruscans at Capua: Reflections of history in artistic production
    Storicità dell' arte classica
  • Type of decoration: Daedalic-style female head
  • Current Collection: Museo Provinciale Campano: 245
  • Mouldmade: no

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