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3452, Poggio Civitate, T-26/OC2/Workshop

  • Record number: 3452
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T-26/OC2/Workshop
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Human head antefix. Eyes have moulded lids. No ears, no neck, triangular pointed nose. Finished chin edge. Single hair strand at sides of face. Hair rendered in well-preserved fine herringbone tresses at sides and probably also top of forehead. Burned and blistered on top right temple.
  • Bibliography: E. Nielsen 1987, p. 99, (mould Type IIb), figs. 27-31; Winter 2009a, pp. 85-87, 2.C.4.a, fig. 2.6 top left
  • Publication record: Some preliminary thoughts on old and new terracottas. Author: Nielsen, E.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 16. Publication Date: 1987. Pages: 91-119
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Human head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 11.9
  • Width: 12.2
  • MPD: 5.7
  • Height face: 10.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.9
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 3.7
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