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7395, Pyrgi, Temple A

  • Record number: 7395
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Building or zone: Temple A
  • Position: Pediment floor?
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Larger format than 57025
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with strigil shell frame. Crisp mould. Beard: black curls above right, fine vertical waves below; moustache smooth. Black hair at side, smooth segment. H shell 7.2.
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16
  • Width: 18.7
  • MPD: 17
  • Clay: 5YR 7/4
  • Paint: White 10YR 8/3. Red 10R 4/3. Black is dark gray 5YR 5/1. Shell paint: white rounded band ending in volute, red central stripes and black outlines. Strigils with black edges, red central band. On back traces of black band at top, red at bottom.
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Concave: yes
  • Height antefix base: 4.8
  • Inner H cover tile: 11
  • Outer H cover tile: 12.7

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