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5921, Palestrina

  • Record number: 5921
  • Site: Palestrina
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Lunghezza; Rusellae
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with tall diadem and disk earrings. No strut.
  • Bibliography: Van Buren 1921a, p. 16, Pl. XI:2; Andrén 1940, p. 375, no. II:1, Pl. 116:407; Winter 1978, p. 40, Pl. 16:5; Winter 2009a, pp. 348-349, 5.C.3.c, fig. 5.14
  • Publication record: Archaic architectural terracottas decorated with human heads. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: RM 85. Publication Date: 1978. Pages: 27-58
    Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Figurative terracotta revetments in Etruria and Latium in the VI. and V. cent. B.C.. Author: Van Buren, E.D.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1921
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Female head with tall diadem and disk earrings
  • Last Recorded Collection: American Academy in Rome
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 20
  • Width: 16
  • MPD: 8.4
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Red hair, lips, ear outline, disk earring, alternating stripes on diadem 10R 4/4.
  • Height head: 14.8
  • Height face: 12.5
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.7
  • Width nose bottom: 3
  • Width mouth: 3.6
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