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6387, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6387
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque. Relief decorated with upper row of fan-shaped palmettes and lotuses, both upright. Lower row of 7-petal cordoned palmettes and lotuses, both pendent. S-spirals connect palmettes and tendrils to the lotuses.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 475, no. II:20, Pl. 151:516; Niew licht 1985, no. 84d
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Niew licht op een oude stad: Italiaanse en Nederlandse opgravingen in Satricum. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Painted diagonal bands, double guilloche/relief floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 47.5R
  • Width: 35
  • Paint: Strigil painted with alternating red and black central vertical band. Roll: diagonal bands. Double guilloche: central bands alternating red and black. Roll: diagonal bands. Relief: black ground, fan spines 3rd and 6th, center of palmette leaves alternately black and red.
  • Height strigil: 11.1R
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height central fascia: 12.6
  • Decoration central fascia: Painted double guilloche
  • Height lower roll: 1.8
  • Height main field: 19
  • Decoration main field: floral
  • Height strigil: 11.1R
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Concave: yes

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