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1661, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof

  • Record number: 1661
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix with largest-sized female head surrounded by flat fascia ending in volutes/roll/strigil shell frame, with roll & flat base below chiton top. Head hollow with flat back of plaque
  • Bibliography: Knoop 1987, p. 74, no. 26, pls. 16-18
  • Publication record: Antefixa Satricana. Sixth-century architectural terracottas from the sanctuary of Mater Matuta at Satricum. Author: Knoop, R.R.. Place of publication: Assen. Publication Date: 1987
  • Associated elements: Largest size: 10209m, 10211, --/SN 76, --/SN 260, --/X1, --/X4, --/SN 77, --/--, --/SN38
  • Type of decoration: Female head surrounded by strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.3
  • Width: 13.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: White slip 10YR 8/3, purple-red lips & dot earrings
  • Condition: Preserves head with top of cover tile; missing left ear
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height face: 11.1
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.6
  • Width nose bottom: 2.3
  • Width mouth: 2.9
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Convex: yes

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