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6075, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6075
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Position: Pediment corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Fragments of lateral acroterion of female hippocamp. Fragments of body with beginning of fins. Same fabric as other 10191 fragments /4, /5, /10, /11, /13-15. Thick body fragment forming curve into 45 degree angle at outer corner of which 2 small breasts/ udders slightly tilted to right, surrounded by black band. Above, black scallop band and other curving bands. Below breasts, 4 similar wavy bands. Hollow.
  • Type of decoration: Female hippocamp body with breasts/udders
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 13.8
  • Width: 14.5
  • MPD: 8.5
  • Clay: 2.5Y 7/2

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