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324, Caere?

  • Record number: 324
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: = AndrĂ©n 1940, II:11b, Pl. 9:31 (Paris, Louvre)
  • Remarks: Female head with eyes painted only. Prominent, slightly pug nose with nostrils incised. Bow-shaped lips.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 429-430, 6.C.2.c; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 60-61, no.19
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 895
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.5
  • Width: 9.1
  • MPD: 6.2
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: White slip 10YR 8/3, red 5R 4/6
  • Condition: Lower part of face
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