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4232, Orvieto

  • Record number: 4232
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Laurel wreath similar to Andrén 1940, no. II:38 from Belvedere temple and no. II:7 from Cannicella
  • Remarks: Antefix of female head in Phrygian cap with laurel wreath. Diam rosette 1.9. Top of strut on back. Cover tile attached at chin level. Very worn. H helmet 6.5. Shell with outer flat band with relief spirals/inner concave band (W 1.1)/concave band (W 4.3) with rosette.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 193, no. II:6; Gens Budapest 1989, pp. 106-107, no. 3.17
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Gens antiquissima Italiae. Antichità dall'Umbria a Budapest e Cracovia. Author: Roncalli, F. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1989
  • Type of decoration: Female head in Phrygian cap
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 20.9
  • Width: 11.2
  • MPD: 8.8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Traces of red on rosette, blue on wreath 5B 7/1.
  • Condition: 1 fragment
  • Height head: 12.2(?)
  • Height face: 9.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.2(?)worn
  • Width nose bottom: 1.8
  • Width mouth: 2.1
  • Type shell: Floral
  • Width shell: 7.5+
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