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1560, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, larger temple

  • Record number: 1560
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, larger temple
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix for female head wearing diadem and torque, surrounded by strigil shell frame. H diadem - chiton edge 10.8. On base, painted meander
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 99, No. II:9
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: 7284 etc; Silen head antefixes 7282 etc
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing diadem and torque/strigil shell frame/painted box meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.7
  • Width: 18.4
  • MPD: 6.8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Cream slip; purple 5R 4/3 hair; red 7.5YR 4/4 central vertical band on tongues, diagonal bands on encircling round moulding, necklace with pendant, upper stripe & 2 squares on base meander; black outlining recesses of tongues, diagonal bands on moulding, lower stripe & squares on base meander
  • Height face: 5.8
  • Distance outer eyes: 3.2
  • Width mouth: 1.3
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Height antefix base: 2
  • Width antefix base: 13.3
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