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6774, Capua

  • Record number: 6774
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Capua, Museo Campano, Koch 1912, P138-166; Rome, Museo Artistico Industriale 13; Florence, Museo Archeologico 72998; Berlin, Antiquarium 7899; Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg H94,95 (I.675,676) and Nationalmuseum, Schrank(case) 95, no. 32; Cairo, Musee Egyptien 26666
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing diadem, with 2 long beaded strands of hair at either side of neck & chest, flanked by lotus leaves/flat fascia ending in pendent lotus, below upper frame of 7 convex strigils. Lotus A II type. 2 fragmentary examples.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 56-57
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Municipio
  • Mouldmade: yes

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