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212, Alife

  • Record number: 212
  • Site: Alife
  • Comparanda: British Museum
  • Remarks: Ornament of chamber tomb? Alexander the Great type of head, with snakes around neck tied in Herakles knot, small wings on top of head
  • Bibliography: Koch 1912, pp. 72-73, Pl. 19.6; Riis 1981, Type 15F, Fischer-Hansen 1992, p. 209, No. 161
  • Publication record: Catalogue. Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Dachterrakotten aus Campanien
    Etruscan types of heads
  • Type of decoration: Medusa
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 9 (H.31)
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 18
  • Clay: Dark brown?
  • Paint: Hair yellow, traces of white slip

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