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1480, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 1480
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Hollow, handmade, Young male head with thick clumps of curly locks on right side of head & scars of locks detached from skull. On left forehead & cheek, finely incised hair strands. Deeply set eyes with sharply edged upper eyelid. Th wall 1.8-2.2, plus hair 5.7
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 128, No. I:4; Comella 1993c, p. 111, G5, pl. 35b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
  • Type of decoration: Young male head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 16.6
  • Width: 14.1
  • MPD: 10
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Red-brown skin 2.5YR 5/4
  • Condition: 3 joining fragments
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.4
  • Width nose bottom: 2.5
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