- Record number: 4041
- Site: Campania
- Roof element: Antefixes, heads
- Remarks: Female head antefix with shell frame. Slightly concave shell of convex tongues with raised borders. H bottommost tongue 6.6, W 3.1, + border 4.9. H central tongue 8.2, W 4.1, + border 5.1. Th 3.6. H convex moulding 1.5. H recessed flat band 1.2. Diam volute eye 2. H rounded moulding below head 1.3. Tall, curved cover tile. Back smooth and slightly curved. Bought from P. Arndt.
- Bibliography: Winter 1986, p. 183, fig. 3; Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 233, C2.11
- Publication record: Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder
Etruscans at Capua: Reflections of history in artistic production
- Type of decoration: Female head
- Current Collection: Szépmüveszeti Muzeum: T.87
- Mouldmade: yes
- Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
- Paint: Cream slip on surface 10YR 7/3. Purple-red: outline of alternating tongues, wide diagonal bands on rounded moulding, earrings, lips, necklace, chiton top edge (wide band) and stripe below, outlining bands of recessed flat band and 2 horizontal stripes near volute, volute outline, alternating wide bands on lower round moulding, floral band on base 7.5R 3/4. Black: alternating (2nd, 4th, etc.) outline of tongues, diagonal bands on round moulding, hair, eyelids, volute eye, wide bands on lower round moulding, calyxes of lotuses.
- Condition: Complete except for cover tile. Restored from 2 pieces.
- Height head: 13.3
- Height face: 10.4
- Distance outer eyes: 6.3
- Width mouth: 3.3
- Height antefix base: 6.8
- Width antefix base: 21.5
- Outer H cover tile: 17.4
- Outer W cover tile: 18.5
- Thickness tile: 2.6
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