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1786, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof

  • Record number: 1786
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat eaves tile with raised side edge beginning 4 cm from front edge, leaving resting surface for antefix. On soffit, border of large concentric circles in red on white ground. Along front edge, band of narrow red & broad black sections. On front taenia, tongue pattern in black/white/red. Boss with nail hole near raised side edge, penetrating behind painted soffit decoration. Tile top painted black
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 466-467, No. 25:2c, Pl. F:3; Kästner 1982b, p. 74, Type B:III.3; Knoop 1987, p. 234, no. 158, pl. 67 & frontispiece
  • Publication record: Antefixa Satricana. Sixth-century architectural terracottas from the sanctuary of Mater Matuta at Satricum. Author: Knoop, R.R.. Place of publication: Assen. Publication Date: 1987
    Archaische Baukeramik der Westgriechen. Author: Kästner, V.. Journal and volume number: Dissertation Humboldt Univ.. Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1982
    Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: 10152/7, --/SN2056, --/SN210, 1425, --/SN211
  • Type of decoration: Painted concentric circles, row of narrow red and broad black bands/painted tongue pattern
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Width: 32.5
  • MPD: 34
  • Condition: Restored from 4 fragments. Lower left corner

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