Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

7662, Velletri

  • Record number: 7662
  • Site: Velletri
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Central acroterion of Gorgoneion. Attached to large cover tile. Mask surrounded by roll. On top of tile behind mask is broken ridge probably from ornament such as palmette. Probably destroyed in WW II.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 415-416, no. II:1, Pl. 129:452
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 31
  • Width: 48.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 18
  • Outer W cover tile: 40

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top