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5614, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5614
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Berlin TC 7547
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with Phrygian cap, laurel wreath and hanging veil. Heavily restored shell. On display. RW shell outer 1.6, central 6.2, inner 5.2.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 181, no. II:38
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Female head with Phrygian cap, laurel wreath, and hanging veil
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 30.7R
  • Width: 34R
  • Paint: Red hair, inner band of Lesbian cyma, ground at base of anthermion on outer wider concave band, necklace, earrings, cap top. Black ground around anthemion top, laurel wreath.
  • Height head: 14.7
  • Height face: 8.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.3
  • Width nose bottom: 1.9
  • Width mouth: ca. 1.9
  • Height antefix base: 3
  • Width antefix base: 15.2

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