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1455, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 1455
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Group with nude male figure at left, standing, with red skin, & woman in long chiton, himation & boots at right, mounted on plaque (Th 1.5, plus relief 7.2) standing on antefix base with feet projecting beyond base. Semicylindrical cover tile on back
  • Bibliography: AndrĂ©n 1940, pp. 117-118, No. II:3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
  • Associated elements: Antefixes with Silen head in lionskin 12502-12503
  • Type of decoration: Group of nude male and draped female figures
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: 12507
  • Height: 20
  • Width: 23
  • MPD: 16.1
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4
  • Paint: Black ground on plaque front & sides & top of base, band across top of base, brown-red skin, brown boots with black central lacing, cream himation with red overpainting, purple chiton with white border
  • Height antefix base: 3
  • Width antefix base: 21.5
  • Depth antefix base: 3.7-4.5
  • Inner H cover tile: 8.8
  • Outer H cover tile: 10.5
  • Inner W cover tile: 13.5
  • Outer W cover tile: 18.5
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