Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

4666, Orvieto, Sporadic

  • Record number: 4666
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Sporadic
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Pieces in Orvieto Museo della Opera del Duomo
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural raking sima(?) showing sea-monster(?). Slab curves outward above. 2 fins in high relief.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 201, no. III:4
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Sea-monster(?)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17
  • Width: 18

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top