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5845, Bevagna

  • Record number: 5845
  • Site: Bevagna
  • Roof element: Protomes
  • Remarks: Feline head protome. Long arching neck. Hollow, handmade. Th wall 1. Found above tile fall, below which reed-impressed concotto terracotta, under which carbon and pottery.
  • Bibliography: Bonomi Ponzi in Mevania. Da centro umbro a municipio romano, Perugia 1991, pp. 39-40, no.1.43; Winter 2009a, p. 119, 2.E.9; Winter in Tetti di terracotta 2011, p. 300, no. 2 (probably not architectural but cauldron protome)
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tetti di terracotta: La decorazione architettonica fittile tra Etruria e Lazio in età arcaica. Atti delle giornate di studio, Sapienza-Università di Roma, 25 marzo e 25 ottobre 2010
  • Type of decoration: Feline head
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale: 94477
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 7.5
  • Width: 6.9
  • MPD: 12.5
  • Clay: 2.5YR 4/6
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.6
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