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1432, Rome, Palatine hill - favissa behind Auguratorium

  • Record number: 1432
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Palatine hill - favissa behind Auguratorium
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Young male head with ivy wreath. Handmade, hollow (Th wall 2.3-2.6). Built up in lumps of clay. Round opening in top & vertical nail holes/vents. Burnished surfaces. Blue eye whites with white strokes
  • Bibliography: Pensabene 1980, pp. 75-76, tav. XVI, 2, XVII, 1; Strazzulla 2007, pp. 142-143, fig. 1
  • Publication record: L'uso delle immagini nell'edilizia pubblica dell'ellenismo a Roma e nel mondo etrusco-italico. Author: Strazzulla, M.J.. Journal and volume number: Images et modernité hellènistiques. Place of publication: Rome. Publication Date: 2007. Pages: 139-161
    La zona sud-orientale del Palatino. Author: Pensabene, P.. Journal and volume number: QuadArchEtr 4. Publication Date: 1980. Pages: 65-81
  • Associated elements: 380952, 382821
  • Type of decoration: Male head with ivy wreath
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium palatino
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 17.9
  • Width: 22.8
  • MPD: 11
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Skin 2.5YR 4/6, hair 2.5YR 3/4
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