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6588, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6588
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Position: Pediment right corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Lateral acroterion of ram's head, facing right. Solid. Finely incised spiral curls on top and right side. Muzzle slightly turned to its right. Back equal to raking sima bottom torus with red paint. On soffit slanted checkerboard/arrow pattern in black/white/red with red at front. Scar of pan/eaves tile on far side and from horn on front.
  • Bibliography: Carlucci 2007, p. 40, pl. XVIII.2
  • 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: Ram's head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8.2
  • Width: 7.9
  • MPD: 20.3
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4
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