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294, Veii

  • Record number: 294
  • Site: Veii
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Frontal Silen head & torso, left hand with horn; Maenad neck to mid-thick, left arm under Silen's chin, right holding egg?, lower body in profile striding to right. Silen's head in round. Plaque behind Maenad torso hollowed. Large rectangular strut, beginning at breast height. Crisp modelling of face & head
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 85, 87, no. 39
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Associated elements: HIN 802, HIN 882, HIN 862, HIN 868
  • Type of decoration: Silen & Maenad
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 34
  • Width: 29.5
  • MPD: 11.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Black/brown on beard & hair
  • Condition: Missing Maenad's head, lower bodies & base
  • Height face: 9.7
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.1
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