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4427, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, Larger temple

  • Record number: 4427
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, Larger temple
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with shell frame. H head with beard 10.5. Top of head hollowed on back.
  • Bibliography: Helbig4 III, P. 731, no. 2827 13 examples; Andrén 1940, pp. 97-98, no. II:5, Pl. 30:106; Carlucci 1995, pp. 92-93
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
    Il santuario falisco di Vignale. Nuove acquisizioni. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: ArchCl 47. Publication Date: 1995. Pages: 69-101
  • Associated elements: Villa Giulia 7285, 7287, 7288
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.7
  • Width: 16.1
  • MPD: 8
  • Paint: Red face, ears, diagonal bands on volute band, central band of concave tongues, upper boxes on base. Brown hair and beard, division of teeth, eyes, oblique lines, channel between tongues, bottom boxes on base.
  • Height face: 8.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 3.4
  • Width nose bottom: 1.3
  • Width mouth: 1.8
  • Height antefix base: 2.5
  • Width antefix base: 14
  • Inner H cover tile: 6.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 8

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