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197

  • Record number: 197
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Variation or later evolution of 4th cent. B.C. type from Civita Castellana: AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 98, No. II:6, Pl. 30:106
  • Remarks: Shell curves sharply forward; flat strigils separated by depressed channel. Row of round knobs represent diadem. Back top of head hollowed above cover tile
  • Bibliography: Breitenstein 1941, pp. 80-81, No. 771, Pl. 93:2
  • Publication record: Danish National Museum. Catalogue of terracottas: Cypriote, Greek, Etrusco-Italian and Roman. Author: Breitenstein, N.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1941
  • Type of decoration: Female head in strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: National Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.6
  • Width: 15.4
  • MPD: 5.7
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Condition: Fragment of head & part of shell
  • Width strigil: 1.9 bottom
  • Height face: 7.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.7
  • Width mouth: 1.7
  • Type shell: Strigils
  • Width strigil: 1.9 bottom
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