- Record number: 439
- Site: Caere?
- Position: Eaves
- Roof element: Antefixes, heads
- Comparanda: HIN 894. Andrén No. II:11a, Pl. 9:28?
- Remarks: Eyes are almond-shapped rounded projections with thin lids & paint, not following contour. Short, broad nose, broken away. Narrow moulded lips. Lumpy, hollowed back side
- Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 428-429, 6.C.2.a; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 58-59, no. 18
- Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
The Caprifico roof in its wider context
- Type of decoration: Female head
- Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 902
- Mouldmade: yes
- Height: 10.3
- Width: 9.8
- MPD: 6.1
- Clay: 2.5YR 5/6
- Paint: Cream slip 10YR 8/3, black, red, gray
- Condition: Fragment of center of face, broken on all sides, nose and chin missing
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