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1983, Vulci

  • Record number: 1983
  • Site: Vulci
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of a nude male figure with sword belt. Unfinished back. Torso twists vertically and horizontally to right. Diam neck 4. No hole in back. Vertical hole in left shoulder with iron pin (Diam 1.5). One-third life size. Style and technique equal to figured frieze.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 220, no. IV:2b, Pl. 80:279; Buranelli 1991, p. 103, I A VII antefix; Buranelli 1992
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Diviagazioni Vulcente. Author: Buranelli, F.. Journal and volume number: Atti Orbetello. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 143-153
    Gli scavi a Vulci della Società Vincenzo Campanari-Governo Pontificio (1835-1837). Author: Buranelli, F.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1991. Pages: 97-160
  • Type of decoration: Nude male figure
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Gregoriano Etrusco
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 27.5
  • Width: 15.5
  • MPD: 10.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4 with pink core
  • Paint: Skin 10R 4/4

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