Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

2430, Rome, Tiber, Ponte Cestio

  • Record number: 2430
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Tiber, Ponte Cestio
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Civita Castellana antefix: Andrén 1940, no. I:3 Contrada, Sassi Caduti also carrying utensils.
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix with draped female to right with square box/handbag and nude frontal male torso. Finished contour edges. Th plaque ca. 3. Cover tile and strut. From bed of Tiber river near island Tiberina.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 364, no. I:2, Pl. 108: 385; Helbig, II, p. 216, no. 1510; Di Mino 1982, pl. 17.1; Pensabene & Sanzi di Mino 1983, pp. 59-62, no. 22, pls. B, VIII, & figs.
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Museo Nazionale Romano, Le terrecotte II.1: Antefisse. Author: Pensabene, P. & M. Sanzi di Mino. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1983
    Note sulla decorazione coroplastica a Roma dal VI al IV secolo a.C.. Author: Di Mino, M.R.. Journal and volume number: Roma repubblicana fra il 509 e il 270 a.C.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1982. Pages: 65-76
  • Type of decoration: Silen & Maenad
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Romano
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 38
  • Width: 27.8
  • MPD: 12.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4.
  • Paint: Brown drapery 5YR 4/4. Brown nude skin 5YR 6/4. Red bag strap and hem.
  • Height strut: 7.7
  • Width strut: 4.1
Image Image Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top