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  • Record number: 5261
  • Roof element: Antepagmenta
  • Remarks: Strigil shell antepagmentum of Acheloos head. Head only preserved, part of roll, and small fragment of shell at top. Back hollow. Flat plaque to which head attached with large rounded opening, W 8.7. Th plaque, ca. 2.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, p. 165, B586
  • Publication record: Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Acheloos head
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 23.3
  • Width: 26.3
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Red horns, triangle on roll, beard(?) 5R 4/3. Black hair and moustache. White slip on face 10YR 8/2.
  • Distance outer eyes: 9.5
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