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6263, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6263
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaques
  • Remarks: Fragment from columen plaque. Preserves head of dying warrior. Hollow, detached from flat surface. H face helmet edge- beard tip 7.9.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 463, no.II:2c, Pl. 142:493; Helbig4 III, no. 2856, pp. 751-752; Proietti 1980, p. 261, fig. 355; Riis 1981, p. 38, fig. 20; Sprenger & Bartoloni 1983, p. 116, Pl. 133; La grande Roma 1990, p. 244, 9.6.74, Pl. XXV; Niew licht 1985, no. 89
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Etruscan types of heads. Author: Riis, P.J.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1981
    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 Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia. Author: Proietti, G.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1980
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    Niew licht op een oude stad: Italiaanse en Nederlandse opgravingen in Satricum. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
    The Etruscans: their history, art, and architecture. Author: Sprenger, M. & G. Bartoloni. Place of publication: New York. Publication Date: 1983
  • Type of decoration: Dying warrior head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 12.2
  • Width: 8.9
  • MPD: 5.7
  • Clay: 10YR 8/3
  • Paint: Helmet cream-brown with wide red rounded band across top 7.5R 3/4. Skin brown 5YR 6/4-6/6. Black eyebrows and lashes. Cream beard.
  • Height face: 7.9
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.5
  • Width nose bottom: 1.7
  • Width mouth: 2.3

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