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1558, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, larger temple

  • Record number: 1558
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, larger temple
  • Roof element: Moulds
  • Remarks: Mould for antefix with head of Juno Sospita in helmet with horns (Distance outer tips 14.8) & animal ears, surrounded by flat plaque, with projecting base below. Juno Sospita head with 3 rows of pearl-locks. Back of mould smoothed, convex, with 2 raised ridges/handles (inner distance 9 cm, outer 12.2 cm apart). Measurements of head taken from fired cast
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 99 c), Pl. 32:113 right; Helbig4 III, p. 730, No. 2825
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
  • Associated elements: Silen head mould 7245
  • Type of decoration: Juno Sospita head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 27.1
  • Width: 19.1
  • MPD: 6
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Height face: 6.6
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.2
  • Width nose bottom: 1.3
  • Width mouth: 1.5
  • Height antefix base: 3
  • Width antefix base: 17.6
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