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4122, Capua

  • Record number: 4122
  • Site: Capua
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Capua, 8, 576, 46
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with female head wearing diadem, with 2 long beaded strands of hair at either side of neck & chest, flanked by lotus leaves/flat fascia ending in pendent lotus, below upper frame of 7 convex strigils. Lotus type A II, Size I.
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 56-57, P142, Pl. XXXIII.1; Winter 1978, p. 40, pl. 17.4; Winter 1986, p. 180, Type G, fig. 7
  • Publication record: Archaic architectural terracottas decorated with human heads
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien
    Etruscans at Capua: Reflections of history in artistic production
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Current Collection: Museo Provinciale Campano: 33
  • Mouldmade: yes

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