Terracotta antefix (roof tile)

6th century B.C.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Terracotta antefix (roof tile)
  • Date Created: 6th century B.C.
  • Physical Dimensions: H.: 8 x 10 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (20.3 cm)
  • Type: Antefix, head of Medusa
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/252537
  • Medium: Terracotta
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Period: Archaic
  • Culture: Greek, South Italian, Tarentine

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