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7632, Vulci

  • Record number: 7632
  • Site: Vulci
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Ardea, Siena, Veii: Andrén 1940, Pl. 3/5.
  • Remarks: Acheloos head antefix with shell frame. Finished top edge. Slightly hollowed back slipped cream.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 214-215, no.I:2, Pl. 79:271; Buranelli 1991, pp. 201-202, no. 20
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Gli scavi a Vulci della Società Vincenzo Campanari-Governo Pontificio (1835-1837)
  • Type of decoration: Acheloos head
  • Current Collection: Museo Etrusco Gregoriano: 13828
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.1
  • Width: 13.8
  • MPD: 6
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: White skin 10YR 8/3. Black eyebrows, lids, pupil outline, horn. Purple hair and side burns 5R 4/2. Red moustache and base of horns, lips, pupils 7.5R 4/6. Back slipped cream. Light-brown ear at right edge.

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