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7314, Punta della Vipera, Temple of Menerva, 1st phase

  • Record number: 7314
  • Site: Punta della Vipera
  • Building or zone: Temple of Menerva, 1st phase
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Velletri, Sant' Omobono
  • Remarks: Fragment of right finished corner with flat top fascia/3 concave tongues on deep cavetto. Th strigil at bottom 1.7 center, 2.5 ridges.
  • Bibliography: Torelli 1967, p. 337, no. b; Stopponi 1979, p. 249, no. b, Pl. I:3, fig. 1.1; Ö. Wikander 1994, p. 54, no. 29 (identified by all as possible lateral sima); Winter 2009a, p. 453, 6.D.2
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    Terrecotte architettoniche dal santuario di Punta della Vipera. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Studi in onore di F. Magi. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1979. Pages: 249-270
    Terza campagna di scavi a Punta della Vipera (S. Marinella). Author: Torelli, M.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 35. Publication Date: 1967. Pages: 331-352
    The Archaic Etruscan sima. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Journal and volume number: Murlo and the Etruscans, ed. R. De Puma & J. Small. Place of publication: Madison, WI. Publication Date: 1994. Pages: 47-63
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 5.8
  • Width: 11.3
  • MPD: 7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Left strigil purple-red painted over cream. Central strigil cream. Right strigil black.Top fascia white.
  • Height top fascia: 1.8
  • Depth top fascia: 7
  • Width strigil: 3.8
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Width strigil: 3.8
  • Concave: yes

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