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1221, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Celle

  • Record number: 1221
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Celle
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix plaque with deeply modelled Silen head with strands of beard in corkscrew locks, and head surrounded by floral shell frame
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 92, No. III:1; Helbig4 III, p. 739, No. 2839
  • 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: 2500, 2508; counterpart to female head antefix 2507
  • Type of decoration: Silen head surrounded by floral shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes

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