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  • Record number: 5262
  • Remarks: Thick flat plaque fragment with Gorgoneion encircled by thick hair locks, deeply incised. At side of cheeks, coiled snakes. Human face, smiling, no tongue. Careful work. Eyelids hatched, pupil indented dot at center.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, D682
  • Publication record: Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Height: 17.1
  • Width: 18.5
  • Clay: 10YR 6/3
  • Paint: Greenish slip 10YR 6/3.
  • Height face: 13.2
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.6

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