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4087, Capua(?)

  • Record number: 4087
  • Site: Capua(?)
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Replicas: Koch 1912, Pl. 38-166; Santa Maria a Capua Vetere, Municipio; Rome, Museo Artistico Industriale 13; Florence 72998; Berlin TC 7899; Copenhagen, NCG H.94, H.95 (I. 675, 676) & Nationalmuseum Case 95, n. 32.
  • 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. Lotus A II.
  • Bibliography: C.C. Edgar, Greek Bronzes, p. 11 Introduction; Maspéro-Quibell, Guide to the Cairo Museum, 1910, p. 366 gives Daphne as provenance; Koch 1912, pp. 56-57
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien
  • Type of decoration: Female head between lotus leaves
  • Current Collection: Museé Égyptien: 26666
  • Mouldmade: yes

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