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1458, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 1458
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque of Gorgoneion, with floral shell frame. Crisp mould. Raised ridge (L 11.5, W ca. 1.5) on back of cover tile up back of plaque, with round thumb print at end
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 121, No. III:11
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: Nereid antefix 12513
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion in floral shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 17.2
  • Width: 16.2
  • MPD: 33
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: No paint preserved
  • Condition: Most of frame chipped away
  • Height face: 10.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 7
  • Width nose bottom: 2.7
  • Width mouth: 2.6
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.8
  • Outer H cover tile: 9.6
  • Inner W cover tile: 11.7
  • Outer W cover tile: 16.8
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