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5883, Orvieto, Via S. Leonardo

  • Record number: 5883
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Via S. Leonardo
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaques
  • Remarks: Sculpture fragment of torso of nude youth with armband and drapery over lowered left arm. Hollow, handmade, mounted on flat plaque. Th wall 1.4, Th plaque 4.2. Finished side edges and part of top of plaque (higher on left). Th back wall of figure 2.6. Oblique hole through back, Diam 1.7.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 161, no. I:5, Pl. 61:198; Sprenger & Bartoloni 1983, p. 133, Pl. 194; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 270, 10.15.1; Stopponi 2003, p. 240
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    I templi e l'architettura templare. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Orvieto I: Antichità, ed. G.M. Della Fina. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 2003. Pages: 235-273
    La civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    The Etruscans: their history, art, and architecture. Author: Sprenger, M. & G. Bartoloni. Place of publication: New York. Publication Date: 1983
  • Associated elements: May also belong: calf of left leg, piece of drapery
  • Type of decoration: Torso of nude youth wearing armband
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 29
  • Width: 25.5
  • MPD: 19
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Red skin 7.5R 5/6. Purple bracelet on upper arm with gold pendants 2.5Y 6/4. Mantle light brown with red stripe. Pubic hair brown over red.
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