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2240, Norba, Temple of Diana on Large Acropolis

  • Record number: 2240
  • Site: Norba
  • Building or zone: Temple of Diana on Large Acropolis
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Juno Sospita head antefix. Fragment of right side of antefix with left brow, helmet, animal ear, human ear, flap. Findspot and clay date piece to late 4th-3rd cent. B.C.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 387, no. 6; Pensabene & Sanzi di Mino 1983, p. 316, no. 987, pl. XII
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Museo Nazionale Romano, Le terrecotte II.1: Antefisse. Author: Pensabene, P. & M. Sanzi di Mino. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1983
  • Type of decoration: Juno Sospita head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Romano
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 12.6
  • MPD: 5.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Brown helmet.

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