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3110, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 3110
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Attic helmet with hand on top. Lowered cheek piece joined by S. Stopponi. Helmet empty (no eye). Male youthful left hand with splayed fingers, with oval hole through helmet at wrist. Behind, unpainted. Scar from element on top of hand. Medium scale. W helmet est. 7.8, D est. 10, H est. 10.9. Th wall .9. W hand 5.6.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 177, no. II:21; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 377, 16.1.23; Strazzulla 1989, p. 974, pl. I.a; Stopponi 2003, p. 257
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    I templi e l'architettura templare
    La civiltà degli Etruschi
    La decorazione frontonale del tempio del Belvedere di Orvieto
  • Type of decoration: Attic helmet with hand on top
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale: 9f
  • Height: 13.3
  • Width: 7.9
  • MPD: 9.9
  • Paint: Surface helmet 7.5R 4/4. Surface hand 10R 5/6.
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