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4340, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 4340
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Juno Sospita head antefix preserving bottom part of antefix, including neck and 4 vertical strands of hair to right. Preserved right corner of base. Th plaque 2.3. Break beside hair where helmet tip rested. Scar of cover tile.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 112, no. I:9
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Juno Sospita
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.3
  • Width: 15.9
  • Clay: 5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Red band below chin scar and at bottom of neck, bottom stripe of base. black hair. White neck.
  • Height antefix base: 3.7
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.1
  • Outer H cover tile: 10.1

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