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4810, Capua

  • Record number: 4810
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Koch 1912 P218-226, 273-276, 6864; Siena, Chigi collection; Berlin, Antiquarium, 7896; Paris, Louvre, Campana 5172(149), S1095 (M.I.9-1855); London, British Museum B591; Cairo, Musée Égyptien, Cat gén. 26667
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with small female head in diadem, surrounded by floral elements: at either side of head, lotus leaves bordered by a flat fascia ending in a volute. "Krobylos" hairdo with 2 beaded strands coiled over & around ears, falling downwards toward neck & drawn upwards again to be held in place by bands alongside bottom of ears Type Lotus B II.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 59-60
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien. Author: Koch, H.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1912
  • Type of decoration: Palmette/lotus/female head in "Krobylos" hairdo
  • Last Recorded Collection: Historisches Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes

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