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4234, Orvieto

  • Record number: 4234
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: 33657, Y2182
  • Remarks: Female head antefix. Preserves upper part of head and part of shell to left with outer roll and inner concave band. Hair pulled back from central part in wavy strands, covering top of ears and falling in wavy strands alongside face. Deeply set eyes. Wreath formed of 8 4-leaf flowers with central round knob. Disk earring. Back of top of head slightly concave
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.7
  • Width: 16.7
  • MPD: 8.6
  • Clay: 10YR 8/3
  • Paint: Traces of red on hair and in groove between roll and concave band 7.5R 4/6.
  • Condition: 1 fragment

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