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  • Record number: 451
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Fragment of 2 concave tongues with deep channel between, with "dart" at edge & round element near base of channel. Below strgils, volute band, cancave, ending in volute with rounded eye; leaf? to left. 2 strands of beaded hair coiling around volute eye. Very concave shell, projecting at edges
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 112, no. 51
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Associated elements: HIN 909, HIN 912, HIN 915, HIN 916
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongue shell frame
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 917
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: Light brown, very sandpapery
  • Paint: White, red
  • Condition: Lower left corner
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