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262, Capua, Curti

  • Record number: 262
  • Site: Capua
  • Building or zone: Curti
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: = mould as HIN 53 (H.191) but worn
  • Remarks: Large plaque with female head flanked by lotus petals, with palmette above, and base below. Little paint except red on ground for pendent lotus, black hair.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, p. 56, 11 Art (wrongly numbered H.94); Fischer-Hansen 1992, p. 192, no. 144
  • Publication record: Catalogue. Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Fischer-Hansen, T.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1992
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
  • Type of decoration: Female head in lotus/palmette frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 42
  • Width: 38
  • Paint: Red, black
  • Condition: Complete plaque
  • Height face: 9.6
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.5
  • Type shell: Lotus/palmette
  • Height antefix base: 5.8
  • Width antefix base: 19
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