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113, Caere

  • Record number: 113
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Berlin Antikensammlung TC 6681.3 (1), TC 6831.3 (2); Paris Louvre Cp 5164
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing diadem (H 4.8) painted with vertical stripes of black & red above black line; below band of red circles with dot in center
  • Bibliography: Luce 1920a, pp. 33-35, figs. 7-8; AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 32, No. II:11a; Winter 2009a, pp. 438-439, 6.C.4.c
  • Publication record: Archaic antefixes from Cerveteri in the University Museum, Philadelphia
    Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing tall diadem & disk earrings
  • Current Collection: University Museum: MS 1814
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25
  • Width: 16
  • MPD: 15.6
  • Paint: Black hair, cream face
  • Condition: Restored: chin, ears, hair, left eye, raised strut
  • Height head: 20.4
  • Height face: 17
  • Width mouth: 3.1
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