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5679, Orvieto, Cannicella

  • Record number: 5679
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Cannicella
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Equal to Andrén 1940, no. II:38 from Belvedere temple and similar to no. II:6 from Campo della Fiera, now in Berlin
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with Phrygian cap, laurel wreath and hanging veil, with floral shell frame
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 190, no. II:7; Andrén 1968, p. 22, no. 16
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il santuario della necropoli di Cannicella ad Orvieto. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 35. Publication Date: 1968. Pages: 19-85
  • Type of decoration: Female head with Phrygian cap
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17

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