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4116, Capua, Le Curti

  • Record number: 4116
  • Site: Capua
  • Building or zone: Le Curti
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Replicas: Berlin TC 7160; London B592; imitation from Teano: BdA 1963, p. 133, Fig. 5a; in storerooms of Museo Provinciale Campano there are at least 4 more examples of this type of head.
  • Remarks: Female head antefix wearing segmented cap, surrounded by strigil shell frame superimposed at top with lotus below 3-leaf palmette..
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 44-45, nos. P235, P236, Type VI; Winter 1986, p. 179, type F
  • Publication record: Dachterrakotten aus Campanien
    Etruscans at Capua: Reflections of history in artistic production
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing segmented cap
  • Current Collection: Museo Provinciale Campano: 514, 518

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