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2394, Minturnae, Temple of Dea Marica

  • Record number: 2394
  • Site: Minturnae
  • Building or zone: Temple of Dea Marica
  • Roof element: Antefixes, floral
  • Remarks: Semicircular palmette antefix with relief palmette. 7 petal palmette, almost semicircular, arched over by short tongues. Lower fascia has moulded tongue pattern. No base, but overhang 3 cm. Th plaque 1.5.
  • Bibliography: Mingazzini 1938, cols. 727-728, nos. 10-13, pl. V.5, VI.1; Andrén 1940, p. 485, no. I:1c; Rescigno 1998a, p. 341, C2103, fig. 200
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il santuario della dea Marica alle foci del Garigliano. Author: Mingazzini, P.. Journal and volume number: MonAnt 37. Publication Date: 1938. Pages: 693-984
    Tetti Campani. Età arcaica. Cuma, Pitecusa e gli altri contesti. Author: Rescigno, C.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1998
  • Type of decoration: Half rosette/upright palmette surrounded by shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14
  • Width: 19
  • MPD: 17.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height palmette: 8.2
  • Width palmette: 13.4
  • Type shell: Strigils
  • Width shell: 2.5
  • Convex: yes
  • Height antefix base: 2
  • Width antefix base: 19

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