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822, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 822
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek HIN 181 (H.183). Pyrgi
  • Remarks: Female head with waving locks of hair across forehead & sides of face, wearing concave diadem
  • Bibliography: Mengarelli 1936, p. 76, Pl. XXV:2; AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 52, No. III:14
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Il luogo e I materiali del tempio di Era a Caere
  • Type of decoration: Female head in diadem, with shell frame
  • Current Collection:
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Condition: Broken on all sides, missing shell frame. Worn

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