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1815, Capua

  • Record number: 1815
  • Site: Capua
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Moulded antefix plaque with surrounding shell of double convex tongues continuing in full circle, overlapping base & surrounded helmeted female head
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 47-48, Type C; Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 236, C 2.21
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
    Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder. Author: Kunze, M., & V. Kästner (eds.). Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1988
  • Type of decoration: Double strigil shell/helmeted female head (Minerva)/ painted lotuses
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 26.1
  • Width: 33.7
  • MPD: 10.8
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6 with dark gray core
  • Paint: Cream surface 10YR 7/3. Red-purple 7.5R 3/4 alternate inner part of outer tongues, helmet cheekpieces, vertical stripes on "diadem", chiton, ground on base. black alternate outer tongues, hair, outline of lotuses on base
  • Condition: Missing top of shell
  • Height strigil: 7.9/6.1
  • Width strigil: 6/2.8
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height head: 8.6
  • Height face: 7
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.7
  • Width nose bottom: 2
  • Width mouth: ca. 2.6
  • Type shell: Double strigil
  • Width shell: 7.9
  • Height strigil: 7.9/6.1
  • Width strigil: 6/2.8
  • Concave: yes
  • Width fascia: 3.2
  • Torus or flat: torus
  • Height antefix base: 6.2
  • Width antefix base: 20.7
  • Depth antefix base: 2.8
  • Inner H cover tile: 13.8
  • Outer H cover tile: 15.5
  • Inner W cover tile: 14.1
  • Outer W cover tile: 19.6
  • Thickness tile: 1.5-2.4
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