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1812, Capua

  • Record number: 1812
  • Site: Capua
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, floral
  • Comparanda: Capua: Rescigno 1998a, p. 324, pl. 181
  • Remarks: Mouldmade antefix plaque decorated with outer shell of convex tongues/raised flat fascia/central half rosette of equal sized petals radiating from half-circle heart
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, p. 23, Type II, P. 413, pl. XXXV.3; Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 230, C 2.2 (dated 575-550 B.C.)
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
    Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder. Author: Kunze, M., & V. Kästner (eds.). Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1988
  • Type of decoration: Strigil shell/half rosette in relief
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 19
  • Width: 28
  • MPD: 2.5
  • Clay: 2.5Y 7/4 with grayish core
  • Paint: Purple-red 5R 3/3 tongue outlines & every 5th inner tongue, Xs & rectangular bands on flat fascia, cordoned edges of rosette petals, inner part of 3rd & 4th convex petals, outer band of heart, heart. Black every 5th inner tongue, left rectangular band on fascia & 2nd from right end, 1st, 5th, 9th inner part of petals
  • Condition: Single piece
  • Height strigil: 4.8
  • Width strigil: 2.3
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height floral field: 12.6
  • Height floral element: 12.6
  • Width floral element: 19.5
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Width shell: 4.8
  • Height strigil: 4.8
  • Width strigil: 2.3
  • Convex: yes
  • Width fascia: 1.4
  • Torus or flat: flat
  • Inner H cover tile: 8.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 2.9
  • Inner W cover tile: 12.9
  • Outer W cover tile: ca. 21
  • Thickness tile: 3.5-4.5
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