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1569, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, smaller temple

  • Record number: 1569
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, smaller temple
  • Position: Pediment floor
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Civita Castellana, larger temple: Andrén 1940, No. I:3 7274, 7275
  • Remarks: Antefix with Silen head wearing rosette wreath. Painted box meander on base. Plaque rises above sloping cover tile
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 101, No. I:2
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: Female head antefixes No. I:3 7212, 7383
  • Type of decoration: Silen head in rosette wreath/painted box meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.3
  • Width: 14.6
  • MPD: 9.9
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Llight brown slip 10YR 7/3 for skin, rosette centers, wavy lines on beard, base; brown-black hair, eyes, moustache, top of base; red 7.5R 3/6 rosette edges, lips, bottom stripe & squares on base; brown-red 10R 4/4 rosette centers; light red 5R 5/6 animal ear centers
  • Condition: Missing top of rosette wreath
  • Height face: 11.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 6
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 2.9
  • Height antefix base: 1.8
  • Width antefix base: 15.8
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