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4582, Capua

  • Record number: 4582
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Berlin Antiquarium 7899, British Museum B590
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing diadem, with 2 long beaded strands of hair at either side of neck & chest, flanked by lotus leaves/flat fascia ending in pendent lotus, below upper frame of 7 convex strigils. Tall recessed base.
  • Bibliography: Robinson 1923, p. 15, fig. 17
  • Publication record: Etruscan-Campanian antefixes and other terra-cottas from Italy at the Johns Hopkins University. Author: Robinson, D.M.. Journal and volume number: AJA 27. Publication Date: 1923. Pages: 1-22
  • Type of decoration: Strigil shell/female head in relief/lotus petals/pendent lotus
  • Last Recorded Collection: Royal Scottish Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes

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