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265, Capua, Curti

  • Record number: 265
  • Site: Capua
  • Building or zone: Curti
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Smaller than HIN 432 (H.26) and from poorer mould. Probably remoulded from HIN 435 (H.30) type. Base has painted meander in red & purple on light cream ground.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, p. 30, cat. P1 (wrongly numbered H.21); Kästner 1989, p. 118, ad n. 14; Fischer-Hansen 1992, p. 186, no. 138
  • Publication record: Catalogue. Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Fischer-Hansen, T.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1992
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
    Gorgeoneionantefixe aus Süditalien. Author: Kästner, V.. Journal and volume number: FuB 27. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 115-128
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion in strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 31
  • Width: 32.7
  • Clay: Brown
  • Paint: White slip, black, red
  • Condition: Complete plaque
  • Height face: 12.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 8.5
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Height antefix base: 6
  • Width antefix base: 24
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