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6636, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6636
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with strigil shell frame. At least 3 sizes, all crisp moulds.
  • Bibliography: Carlucci 2007, pp. 38-39, pl. XVf
  • Publication record: Gli apparati decorativi tardoarcaici del tempio di Portonaccio a Veio. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 71. Publication Date: 2007. Pages: 33-46
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Red 7.5R 4/8. Pink lips and inside ears 10R 6/6. Blue overpainting of black beard
  • Condition: Preserves bottom of face
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.9
  • Width nose bottom: 3
  • Width mouth: 4.1

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