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4703, Tarquinia, Pian della Civita

  • Record number: 4703
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Pian della Civita
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Tarquinia 1476, 1477, 1475; Philadelphia MS1821-1823 (Andrén 1940, Pl. 23:83); Metropolitan Museum GR1138
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with floral shell frame. Projecting base. Top of head deeply hollowed at back above cover tile.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 69, no. II:4
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Silen head in floral shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 18.9
  • Width: 19.8
  • MPD: 15
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3 or 7.5YR 7/4
  • Condition: Missing floral shell frame
  • Height head: 16.5
  • Height face: 11.9
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.4
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 2.5
  • Height antefix base: 1.6
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 9.8
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