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1727, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof

  • Record number: 1727
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof
  • Position: Pediment floor
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Fragment of lower right corner of antefix plaque with raised border at bottom (H 3.8, Th edge 1.6) and side (W 2.9, Th edge 1.2, with beveled edge W 2), tapering upwards. On recessed plaque, painted shrub; on bottom border painted meander. Square notch cut out of bottom edge after firing (H 1, W 1.4, distance from corner 5.5). Possibly also bottom edge beveled. Flat back, with scar of cover tile at edge above inner side of notch
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 459, No. I:4; Lulof & Knoop 2004, figs. 6 bottom right, 7, 8
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Bulls on the Roof: addenda to the Campanian roof at Satricum. Author: Lulof, P.S. & R.R. Knoop. Journal and volume number: Omni pede stare. Place of publication: Rome. Publication Date: 2004. Pages: 127-136
  • Associated elements: 10034-10036, 10505-10507, NN 1.31, NN 1.32
  • Type of decoration: Painted shrub/painted meander
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Yellow slip 10YR 8/4, brown-red 7.5YR 4/4
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