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199, Capua

  • Record number: 199
  • Site: Capua
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Koch 1912, pp. 35-36, Pl. VI.1
  • Remarks: Strigils slightly convex with thick cordoned edges, taller towards top. H face 15.7, Dist. outer eyes 9.9, W tongue 3.5. Recessed bottom border. Back of plaque flat except for central ridge
  • Bibliography: Breitenstein 1941, pp. 79-80, Pl. 92:1; Guides to the National Museum, Copenhagen 1950, p. 88, No. 12, Room 8, Pl. 24a; BABesch 50:2 (1975) 13, cat. No. 258
  • Publication record: Danish National Museum. Catalogue of terracottas: Cypriote, Greek, Etrusco-Italian and Roman. Author: Breitenstein, N.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1941
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion in strigil shell frame
  • Current Collection: National Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 36
  • Width: 35.3
  • MPD: 16.8
  • Clay: 5YR 5/3-7/4
  • Paint: Brown 5YR 4/3-4/4, cream slip 2.5Y 7/2, black. Battlement meander with crossed boxes on base
  • Condition: Top of strigil shell restored
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height face: 15.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 9.9
  • Width mouth: 10?
  • Type shell: Strigils
  • Convex: yes
  • Height antefix base: 6.8
  • Width antefix base: 21.2
  • Depth antefix base: 2.1
  • Inner H cover tile: 12.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 13.7
  • Inner W cover tile: 12.5
  • Outer W cover tile: 18.2
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