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1636, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof

  • Record number: 1636
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Fragment of raised side border (W 1.6, Th 2.3) & hand in relief, too large to be Gorgon's, so probably belonging to Perseus
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 459, No. I:2, fig. 41 upper right; Knoop 1987, p. 242, fig. 13, pl. 81; Lulof 1997a, pp. 90-92, fig. 9; Heldring 1998, pp. 20-22, fig. 20; Lulof 2006, p. 236, fig. 23.5 right
  • Publication record: 'Roofs from the south': Campanian architectural terracottas in Satricum. Author: Lulof, P.S.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 235-242
    Antefixa Satricana. Sixth-century architectural terracottas from the sanctuary of Mater Matuta at Satricum. Author: Knoop, R.R.. Place of publication: Assen. Publication Date: 1987
    Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Myths from Greece. The representation of power on the roofs of Satricum. Author: Lulof, P.S.. Journal and volume number: Meded 56. Publication Date: 1997. Pages: 85-114
    Satricum. A town in Latium. Author: Heldring, B.. Journal and volume number: Satricana 1 rev. ed.. Place of publication: Tonden. Publication Date: 1998
  • Associated elements: 10037, 10038/1, 10038/2, 10040, NN 1.109/1, 10041/1, NN 1.109/2, 10041/2, 10041/3, 10045
  • Type of decoration: Hand (of Perseus)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 6
  • Width: 7.6
  • MPD: 2.6
  • Clay: burned
  • Paint: Side edge painted green-white with brown X bordered by lines. Surface of plaque covered with green-white paint
  • Thickness plaque: 1.5
  • Thickness including relief: 2.6
  • Mouldmade decoration: no

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