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5864, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5864
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Fragment of sculpture preserving smooth red cuirass with white star-flowers on female breast with traces of snakes, aegis, therefore Minerva.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 177, no. II:20; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 377, 16.1.10; Strazzulla 1989, p. 977, pl. I.b; Stopponi 2003, p. 250
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    I templi e l'architettura templare
    La civiltà degli Etruschi
    La decorazione frontonale del tempio del Belvedere di Orvieto
  • Type of decoration: Minerva wearing aegis
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 18.3
  • Width: 10.2
  • MPD: 5.1

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