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8056, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 8056
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of crowning moulding with parts of 6 concave tongues above projecting flat fascia. Top surface slants downward at front. At right side, cutout for insertion of antefix with female head and trimmed 7th tongue.
  • Bibliography: Lulof in Palombi 2010, pp. 44-45, F5, fig. 237
  • Publication record: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto. Author: Palombi, D. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010
  • Associated elements: Raking simas, revetment plaques, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig
  • Mouldmade: Yes
  • Height: 11.8
  • Width: 19.0
  • Paint: Tongues alternately red/white; ridges of tongues and flat fascia black
  • Thickness plaque: 2.0
  • Thickness including relief: 2.2

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