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5528, Talamone

  • Record number: 5528
  • Site: Talamone
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Another example 9809
  • Remarks: Minerva head antefix with floral shell frame. Crested Corinthian helmet, sometimes covered by lion's head. Plain necklace and ear-pendants of pyramidal shape. Shell decorated with anthemion.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 236, no. 19, Pl. 83:290; Talamone 1982, p. 62, no. 17.b, fig. 63
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Talamone: Il mito dei sette a Tebe. Catalogo della mostra, Firenze, Museo Archeologico, 14 febbraio - 3 ottobre 1982. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1982
  • Type of decoration: Minerva head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: ca. 30R

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