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319, Caere?

  • Record number: 319
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Lower part of face, hollow. Traces of 2 rounded hair edges at break on left upper cheek. Originally attributed to male rider acroterion HIN 722.
  • 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 725
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8.2
  • Width: 8.9
  • MPD: 7.8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream skin 10YR 7/5, red lips
  • Condition: Mid-nose to chin
  • Width mouth: 3.2

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