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4387, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 4387
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of raking sima with high-relief lateral acroterion showing nude male figure (2712) standing in chariot in three-quarters view to right holding nude girl (3763) in arms. Hollow, handmade. Lower part of 2712's back is flat, upper part has convex strigils curved forward at top. Th plaque + strigils 2.5.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 134-135, no. I:34a, Pl. 50:160; Comella 1993c, pp. 92-97, F1.a, Pls. 30a-b; Comella 1993a, fig. 12
  • Publication record: Apollo Soranus? Il programma figurativo del tempio dello Scasato di Falerii. Author: Comella, A.. Journal and volume number: Ostraka 2. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 301-316
    Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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: 3787, Andrén 1939-1940, p. 134-135, no. I:34c
  • Type of decoration: Nude male in chariot carrying nude female
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 29.2
  • Width: 22.1
  • Clay: 10YR 8/3
  • Paint: Male skin, chariot box red, ground black.
  • Height strigil: 23.7
  • Width strigil: 5
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Thickness including relief: 19.5
  • Height strigil: 23.7
  • Width strigil: 5
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