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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: AndrĂ©n 1940, pp. 415-416, no. II:1, Pl. 129:452
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
  • Type of decoration: Gorgoneion
  • Current Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 31
  • Width: 48.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 18
  • Outer W cover tile: 40

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