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1490, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato - stoa

  • Record number: 1490
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato - stoa
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Large fragment with lower body of nude male figure (H from crotch to ankle of right leg 17.3, left leg 18.1) with drapery hanging to his left side, and wings on both naked feet. Figure stands facing slightly to viewer's left, with bent left leg, on plinth with round moulding at top (H 1.8), above flat fascia (H 1.8). Thick plaque behind & to right of figure. On back, cover tile with scar from strut on upper plaque.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 131, No. I:14, Pl. 49:156; Helbig4 III, p. 724, No. 2816; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 88, 4.9 B1; Comella 1993c, pp. 156-157, H2, pl. 43:a
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Mercury/Hermes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 35.4
  • Width: 19.5
  • MPD: 14.6
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3-7/4
  • Paint: Red-brown skin 5YR 5/6, pink drapery 5R 5/6
  • Condition: Preserves lower half of body, drapery, plinth & part of cover tile
  • Height antefix base: 3.6
  • Inner H cover tile: 9.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 11.5
  • Inner W cover tile: 12
  • Outer W cover tile: 18?
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