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1496, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato - stoa

  • Record number: 1496
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato - stoa
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Alexander the Great portraits
  • Remarks: Head of Young male with long curly hair, thick neck, head turned sharply to his left & tilted. Large hole for meniskos in top of head (Diam 1.6). Back center unfinished
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 132-133, No. I:21, Pl. 50:158 center; Helbig4 III, pp. 722-723, No. 2814; Comella 1993c, pp. 167-169, H9, pl. 47.a-b
  • 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
  • Type of decoration: Young male head (Apollo? Young Satyr?)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10.4
  • Width: 7.5
  • MPD: 7.6
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4?
  • Paint: red-brown skin 2.5YR 4/6, brown hair 5YR 4/4
  • Condition: Broken through base of neck
  • Height face: 5.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 2.5
  • Width nose bottom: 1.2
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