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3087, Minturnae, Temple of Dea Marica

  • Record number: 3087
  • Site: Minturnae
  • Building or zone: Temple of Dea Marica
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Right mutulus plaque of running Gorgon. Upper left corner of flat, painted plaque. Slope of 13 degrees. Raised right hand, palm open and turned towards spectator, point of recurved wing, snake. Meander border incised and painted white and purple. Vertical side edge decorated with squares of black, white, purple. MPH right edge 16. Th 2. W painted border 3.7. Meander edge W 3.7. White hand and wing of running Gorgon. Acute angle indicates from right mutulus. L hand 5.5. W painted rectangles 3.
  • Bibliography: Mingazzini 1938, cols. 751-754, pl. IV.2, 8; Andrén 1940, p. 490, no. I:17; Rescigno 1998a, p. 344, Antepagmenta
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il santuario della dea Marica alle foci del Garigliano. Author: Mingazzini, P.. Journal and volume number: MonAnt 37. Publication Date: 1938. Pages: 693-984
    Tetti Campani. Età arcaica. Cuma, Pitecusa e gli altri contesti. Author: Rescigno, C.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1998
  • Type of decoration: Painted hand and wing of running Gorgon
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15.5
  • Width: 11.5
  • Paint: Red 10R 4/3. White ca. 10YR 7/3. Painted rectangles on side edge but not on top red/white/red/white/black.
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
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