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6792, Pyrgi, Temple B

  • Record number: 6792
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Building or zone: Temple B
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of life-size acroterion of Amazon preserving foot, bent at toes as if figure was kneeling. Plinth corner with nude right foot near edges. Th plinth 3. Handmade. L foot 15.3, + toes 8.3, W 6.7. Total L 23.6. Sandpapery clay. H stripe on plinth 2.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1970, pp. 672-673, figs. 514-515
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1959-1967). Journal and volume number: NSc II. Supplemento al vol. XXIV. Publication Date: 1970
  • Type of decoration: Amazon foot
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 18.7
  • Width: 14.5
  • MPD: 16.8
  • Clay: 2.5Y 7/4
  • Paint: Surface buff 2.5Y 8/2-8/4. Red-brown stripe along bottom of plinth side edge 5YR 5/8. Black above and on top.

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