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1158, Alatri

  • Record number: 1158
  • Site: Alatri
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Moulded relief plaque with winged female wearing polos (H 3.5) and peplos belted below breasts, with 2 overfolds (H upper 4.9, lower 8.1). Each hand holds forepaw of rampant pantheress (H 20). Base with upper fascia (H 1.3) & lower, recessed fascia (H 2). Hole for meniskos in polos. Rounded strut restored on back, and flange at back end of cover tile. In lower left edge of cover tile, rounded knotch (H 3.2, W 3.2), beginning 29 from antefix front, to receive cross-pieces projecting from side edges of eaves tiles (tile stoppers). Nail hole in top of cover tile
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 392, No. 3; Helbig4 III, pp. 743-744, No. 2845
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
  • Associated elements: 6635, 6637-6639, 6641-6643, 6645
  • Type of decoration: Potnia theron
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 49.5
  • Width: 29.5
  • MPD: 72.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Cream slip on front
  • Height face: 6
  • Distance outer eyes: 4
  • Width nose bottom: 1.5
  • Height antefix base: 3.4
  • Width antefix base: 20.2
  • Outer H cover tile: 14
  • Outer W cover tile: 20.2
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