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2312, Vulci, Tempio Grande

  • Record number: 2312
  • Site: Vulci
  • Building or zone: Tempio Grande
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Different type of female head antefix with taller diadem, flat scalloped locks over forehead. Hole in top for meniskos (Diam 0.8). Deeply hollowed back of head.
  • Bibliography: Moretti Sgubini 1997, pp. 154-155, fig. 7; Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 180, no. III.A.1.1
  • Publication record: Il Tempio Grande di Vulci: le terrecotte architettoniche di fase arcaica. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles II. Place of publication: Amsterdam. Publication Date: 1997. Pages: 151-166
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Associated elements: TG/450, TG 462 + 13, TG/46, TG/47, TG/444, TG/44, TG/77
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 12.5
  • MPD: 8.3
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Top painted with white edge. Zigzags to left (2 red/2 black). On roll at bottom, vertical stripes alternating white/red/white/black. Black hair. White skin.
  • Outer H cover tile: 4.7

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