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  • Record number: 442
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Convex tongue shell/torus (W 1.2)/flat encircling band (W 1.1) ending in volute with large rounded eye/2 strands of beaded hair ending in fringe & edges of flame-like beard. Campanian type probably of Campanian clay. Crisp mould. Small. Plaque flat & smooth (Th 3). Cover tile painted light brown
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 72, no. 28
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Type of decoration: Gorgeonion in strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21.3
  • Width: 13.2
  • MPD: 7.2
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4 sandpapery
  • Paint: Cream slip 10YR 7/3, red-brown, black, light brown
  • Condition: Preserves left side of shell & bottom border
  • Height strigil: 6.2
  • Width strigil: 2.9-3.4
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Height strigil: 6.2
  • Width strigil: 2.9-3.4
  • Convex: yes
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