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6030, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6030
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Position: Pediment apex
  • Roof element: Acroteria, floral
  • Remarks: Central acroterion of large palmette. Probably one of a pair. Fragment of 2 large palmette leaves, left one with black inner outline was prossibly central (perfectly upright) while right one with red inner outline slopes to right. Between leaves, recessed flat spike, painted black. W left leaf top inner 7.1, outer 9.9, bottom inner 5.8, outer 7.9. Spike, MPH 12.1, W top 4.4, bottom 1.6, Th 2.7. Red stripe across top edge of left leaf and possibly black one at back edge.
  • Bibliography: AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 474, no. II:15
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
  • Associated elements: 10188/1,3,6-8
  • Type of decoration: Palmette
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: 10188/1
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.3
  • Width: 22.7
  • MPD: 4.8
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3

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