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1478, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 1478
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Statue of nude, Young male figure with short curly hair, wearing round fillet painted cream, standing and looking downwards. Body at right back side extends out at strange angle, probably for support, invisible when in situ, indicating that figure was seen from his left side. Hollow (Th wall 1.8-2), handmade, with lumpy interior, showing how lumps of clay were pressed in on top of one another. Large opening in top of head (Diam ca. 5)
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 126-127, No. I:2, Pl. 47:150; Helbig4 III, pp. 715-716, No. 2805; Pairault-Massa 1993a, fig. 2?; Comella 1993c, pp. 104-107, G2, Pl. 23.a-b
  • 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
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
  • Associated elements: 2688
  • Type of decoration: Nude male youth wearing fillet
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 65.5
  • Width: 36
  • MPD: 30
  • Paint: Red-brown skin 2.5YR 4/4, purple-brown hair 10R 4/3, cream
  • Condition: Missing parts of torso, arms, lower body
  • Height face: 12.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.6
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