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4058, Etruria

  • Record number: 4058
  • Site: Etruria
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Satricum and especially Civita Castellana
  • Remarks: Maenad head from Satyr and Maenad antefix. Head in round, slightly turned to viewer's left, wearing diadem with fluted, cutout edge, hole for meniskos in top of head. Solid. H diadem 1.5. Diam meniskos hole 0.8. Area behind neck hollowed, smoothed with hole into head W 1.7.
  • Bibliography: Riis 1981, p. 44, no. 10k, Pl. II
  • Publication record: Etruscan types of heads. Author: Riis, P.J.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1981
  • Type of decoration: Maenad head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Szépmüveszeti Muzeum
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 9.5
  • Width: 7.9
  • MPD: 8.8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4(?)
  • Paint: Surface covered with cream slip over which black, red and white painted 10YR 7/3. Hair black and brows, lids, pupils. red-brown lips, necklace or chiton edge, dot earrings 2.5YR 4/6.
  • Condition: Broken through neck.
  • Height head: 7.2
  • Distance outer eyes: 3.8
  • Width nose bottom: 1.4
  • Width mouth: 1.7
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