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4391, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 4391
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Comparanda: Lanuvium London British Museum D747(?); Not equal to pedimental plaques of S. Omobono
  • Remarks: Fragment of pedimental(?) plaque with panther to right(?) preserving panther's hind leg in relief. Scar from belly indicates that it was probably hollowed from behind.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 135, no. I:36; Comella 1993c, p. 219, Q14, Pl 64d
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
  • Type of decoration: Panther to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15.5
  • Width: 25.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Dark brown ground. Pink-red skin. Yellow-gold paws 10YR 7/8.
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5-3.2
  • Thickness including relief: 4.2

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