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5269

  • Record number: 5269
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque decorated with floral decoration and large concave volute band encircling large Medusa head. Preserves finished left edge and part of top edge. Mouldmade, retouched. Th plaque 2.5. 2 nail holes in volute band (ancient? After firing). Headband decorated with rosettes. 2 snakes below ears, tied below chin, with stippled surface. Fangs beside tongue.
  • Type of decoration: Floral/Medusa head
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 28
  • Width: 24.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Greenish slip 2.5Y 6/4. No paint.
  • Condition: 2 joining fragments
  • Height face: 11.2
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.7
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Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/B32425AF-C88F-441A-B7CF-E14187BE8877

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