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1530, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 1530
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Position: Door frame corner
  • Roof element: Door Revetments
  • Remarks: Corner piece of elaborately decorated door frame with notches in outer edge/relief floral frieze (H 24.2, Th 2.3) with double anthemion of alternating lotus & palmette addorsed with alternating palmette & lotus, separated by double S-spirals/roll (H 1.9)/cavetto (H 6) with relief circumscribed palmettes/inner flat fascia (H 1.9, D 4.8). Inner corner H 11, W 10
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 142, No. III:13, Pl. 54:175; Comella 1993c, pp. 54-57, A8.B
  • 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
  • Associated elements: Second corner piece from opposite side with inner H 10.2, W 11; 3750, 3751; one piece in Civita Castellana Museum
  • Type of decoration: Notches/relief double anthemion/relief circumscribed palmettes /fascia
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 44.5
  • Width: 45
  • MPD: 4.8
  • Paint: Traces of black ground on main frieze & behind circumscribed palmettes; possible red-brown inside circumscribed palmettes & on inner fascia
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