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277, Palestrina

  • Record number: 277
  • Site: Palestrina
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Antefixes of same type but different mould in Palestrina, Museo
  • Remarks: Crisply moulded. Preserves head with polos, hole for meniskos, diadem, hair finely incised into waves, probably after moulding. D head 9.3, Th wing 2.7, W skirt 20.2. Cover tile begins near bottom of piece; strut on back begins at level of waist folds.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 377, No. IV:2; Poulsen 1966, p. 6
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling. Author: Poulsen, V.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1966
  • Type of decoration: Potnia theron
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 46.5
  • Width: 42
  • Clay: Pink-brown
  • Condition: Missing left wing & animal, bottom
  • Height face: 7.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 3.8
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