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323, Caere?

  • Record number: 323
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: HIN 482; Berlin TC 6681.4 (4, 5.1, 6, 7, 8); Metropolitan Museum 96.18.155 (GR 1032); Paris Louvre S. 1089, S. 1091; Philadelphia MS 1815; Rome "La Sapienza" SAEM 25214; Rome MNR 380159, 380161, 380160
  • Remarks: Smooth cap of hair with central widow's peak. Eyes in low relief. Back very lumpy & with deep impressions of wide spatula
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 425-426, 6.C.1.a; Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 57, no. 17
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    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
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10
  • Width: 9.4
  • MPD: 4.2
  • Clay: 10YR 8/2-8/3
  • Paint: Brown hair, black brows, red 5R 4/6?
  • Condition: Fragment of upper face from hair-nose tip
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