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6225, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6225
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Type equal to AndrĂ©n 1940, no. 13c, Pl. 147:510 right.
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of Silen and Maenad. Back of plaque fairly smooth. Scar of rectangular strut behind shoulders. Rounded cover tile.
  • Bibliography: Niew licht 1985, no. 81
  • Publication record: Niew licht op een oude stad: Italiaanse en Nederlandse opgravingen in Satricum. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Silen & Maenad to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 45
  • Width: 30.5
  • MPD: 16
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Cream slip. Black: edges of himation folds, tooth pattern on chiton near top, decoration of chiton skirt of 3 squares, upper line above hem, plaque background between legs and top of base, base top band and squares, Silen's toenail outlines. Brown-red Silen skin 5YR 5/4(?)-5/6. Red: lines on himation edge, and band above hem, hem of chiton skirt, probably bottom band of base and squares.
  • Condition: Both heads missing, and most of Silen torso. Heavily restored but paint well-preserved.
  • Height antefix base: 2.8
  • Width antefix base: 28.5
  • Depth antefix base: 3.6
  • Inner H cover tile: 11
  • Outer H cover tile: 13
  • Inner W cover tile: 16.5
  • Outer W cover tile: 20.5
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