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5316, Luni

  • Record number: 5316
  • Site: Luni
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Fragments of pedimental sculpture group of slaying of Niobids preserving old tutor and adult, male Niobid. Close to Niobid's right leg, crouching on plinth, diminutive figure of child in tunic and half-boots. Difference in heights of 2 figures suggests place in right half of pediment. Handmade, on 2 separate plaques with nail holes. MPH Niobid 100.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 288-289, no. D:4, Pl. 95:339
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: 71235
  • Type of decoration: Old tutor & adult, male Niobid with child/slaughter of Niobids
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: no

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