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7391, Pyrgi, Temple A

  • Record number: 7391
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Building or zone: Temple A
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Female head/Silen head antefix with floral shell frame. 1 fragment of shell has extra curtain, W 4.6, Th 1.4, around edge with round holes and scallop edge, painted to resemble guilloche with red ground above and black below, white bands. Rounded end becomes roll, W 1.4, painted black. W 3 palmette leaves 9.7. Th plaque 1.8, + relief 2.2.
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 11.3
  • Width: 23
  • MPD: 5.7
  • Paint: Red ground above guilloche, black below with white bands. Black roll. Black ground on shell with red palmette leaves with white edges, red lotus, central flower with white edges.

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