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4534, Punta della Vipera, Temple of Minerva, 2nd phase

  • Record number: 4534
  • Site: Punta della Vipera
  • Building or zone: Temple of Minerva, 2nd phase
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Fragment of shell frame of concave tongues from head antefix preserving roll ending in volute and curl of hair beside neck, thus from antefix of either Maenad or Silen. Very sharply curved shell. There are 4 examples of this type. H volute 4.1
  • Bibliography: Stopponi 1979, p. 252, Pl. III.1
  • Publication record: Terrecotte architettoniche dal santuario di Punta della Vipera. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Studi in onore di F. Magi. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1979. Pages: 249-270
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.1
  • Width: 13
  • MPD: 1.6
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Width strigil: 4
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Width strigil: 4
  • Concave: yes

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