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5195, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 5195
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Medusa head antefix. Medusa of transitional type. On top, acanthus plant, on either side tendrils. Retouched after moulding.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, p. 423, D726; Andrén 1940, p. 432, no. III:1
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Medusa head/acanthus/floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17.3
  • Width: 19.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Brown surface 10YR 7/3.
  • Height face: 6
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.5
  • Inner H cover tile: 6.1
  • Inner W cover tile: 12
  • Outer W cover tile: 19
  • Thickness tile: 2
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