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4756, Vetulonia, Poggiarello Renzetti house

  • Record number: 4756
  • Site: Vetulonia
  • Building or zone: Poggiarello Renzetti house
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Relief frieze plaques preserving nude youth, supported by another whose left hand is seen under right shoulder and head of weeping child in round. Represent dead child of Medea from frieze of slaughter of Medea's sons.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 241-242, no. 5-6; Artigianato artistico 1985, pp. 140-142, nos. 162-172
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Artigianato artistico. L'Etruria settentrionale interna in età ellenistica. Author: Maggiani, A. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Associated elements: 9006 + 34650 + 8990 + 9004 + 9000 + 8983, 8992, 8994
  • Type of decoration: Slaughter of Medea's sons
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 11.5
  • Width: 16.8
  • MPD: 13

Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/0AFC1F84-02A7-4EE6-8BC0-ADB5330097E9

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