Agora Object: A 642
Inventory Number:   A 642
Section Number:   Τ 329
Title:   Antefix Fragment: Plastic
Category:   Architecture Terracotta
Description:   Broken away above (slightly) and below.
An antefix (?) in the form of a human mask, broken away below the eyes, with two long rows of curls across the forehead; eyes and eyebrows exaggeratedly large.
Rather clean pinkish to buff clay. Buff slip, red glaze for hair and details.
Keyword:   drama
Context:   Late Roman fill in north wall trench of Kappa building.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.145; W. 0.127; Th. 0.06
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   16 March 1936
Section:   Τ
Grid:   Τ:20/ΙΗ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 39 (1970), p. 138, no. F 5, pl. 38.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 39 (1970)
Card: A 642