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5911, Tarquinia

  • Record number: 5911
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Example from Sarteano (Andrén 1940, Chiusi, No. I:2, pl. 86:302), now in Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek HIN 49 (H.184), is identical.
  • Remarks: Female head antefix surrounded by strigil shell frame. Originally 11 examples in collection, 1 with inv. y1929-210. 3 were donated to Providence, RISD, inv. nos. 39.124.4, 5, 6
  • Bibliography: Van Buren 1921a, p. 22, note 2; Robinson 1923, p. 17f, fig. 20; Andrén 1940, p. 68, Type I:6; Riis 1981, 57:5E; Cataldi 1993, p. 218, no. 44
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Etruscan types of heads. Author: Riis, P.J.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1981
    Etruscan-Campanian antefixes and other terra-cottas from Italy at the Johns Hopkins University. Author: Robinson, D.M.. Journal and volume number: AJA 27. Publication Date: 1923. Pages: 1-22
    Figurative terracotta revetments in Etruria and Latium in the VI. and V. cent. B.C.. Author: Van Buren, E.D.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1921
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia. Author: Cataldi, M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 207-220
  • Type of decoration: Female head surrounded by strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: University Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 26.5
  • Width: 27.3
  • MPD: 22.7

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