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5253, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 5253
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural relief revetment plaque of Amazon felled to left, adversary grasping her hair. Chlamys around her shoulders. Adversary holds shield with fluted edge. Th plaque 2. Nail hole at right break.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, p. 426, D755; Andrén 1940, p. 429, no. II:15
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Fallen Amazon
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15
  • Width: 15.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Brown slip 10YR 5/3. Red-brown paint 2.5YR 4/4. Dark red on background.

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