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5343

  • Record number: 5343
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Colors and frame decoration equal to 83.AD.211.10 and diadem decoration; Same type? EAA II. Suppl., vol. I, Fig. 290
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with strigil shell frame, wearing diadem, earrings, necklace, and chiton. Diam circles on shell ca. 3.5. Back of head deeply hollowed with oval strut from top of cover tile to top of fragmentary shell. No overhang. Said to have been in Collection Virgi 1947-1968, then London art market 1982. Listed in "Acquisitions 1983" of Getty Museum Journal 12 (1984), p. 255.
  • Bibliography: Del Chiaro 1984, pp. 119-120
  • Publication record: Two fragmentary Etruscan painted terracotta panels. Author: Del Chiaro, M.. Journal and volume number: J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 12. Place of publication: Malibu. Publication Date: 1984. Pages: 119-122
  • Associated elements: Counterpart to 83.AD.211.10 which is same type but with painted black skin
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing diadem, earrings, necklace, and chiton
  • Last Recorded Collection: J. Paul Getty Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 35
  • Width: 27.8
  • MPD: 23
  • Clay: 10YR 7/2
  • Paint: Red-brown pupils, earrings, central necklace band and alternating pendants, 2nd chiton edge and main cloth, bottom line and squares on base 2.5YR 4/4. Black hair, eyelids, brows, pupil outline and center, dots on earrings, top line on chiton edge at neck and sleeve top, alternating pendants on necklace and outlines of central necklace band, top line and squares on base. Cream slip 10YR 8/2 on skin, dots on chiton, ground of frame and base. Brown 2.5YR 4/2.
  • Height face: 13.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 8.6
  • Width nose bottom: 2.9
  • Width mouth: 4.5
  • Height antefix base: 2.8
  • Width antefix base: 21.9
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