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5633, Orvieto, Cannicella

  • Record number: 5633
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Cannicella
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Identical is Andrén 1940, p. 192, no. I:6 from Campo della Fiera at Orvieto and sporadic find no. I:1 (Andrén 1940, p. 194)
  • Remarks: Female head antefix with shell frame. Back slightly concave, scar of strut and cover tile at bottom of plaque. H diadem 1.4. Diam earring 2.2. Thin plaque, Th 1.8.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 188-189, Pl. 71:234, no. I:1; Andrén 1968, p. 19, no. 10 (5 examples); Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 118, 6.1.A.1
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il santuario della necropoli di Cannicella ad Orvieto. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 35. Publication Date: 1968. Pages: 19-85
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Female head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21.9
  • Width: 17.4
  • MPD: 8.2
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Blue/turquoise hair 5B 6/1. Red diadem with brown vertical stripes, earrings, necklace, lips 10R 5/4-5/6. White skin 10YR 8/2. Black eyes.
  • Height face: 10.6
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.3
  • Width nose bottom: 2.3
  • Width mouth: 2.6
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.5
  • Inner W cover tile: 11
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