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6814, Pyrgi

  • Record number: 6814
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of acroterion of Amazon, preserving torso from shoulders to top of leg. Hollow, handmade. Dressed in short chiton with black paint at sleeve edge and on right shoulder; 3 triangles below left breast. Around back, lion-skin with lumps of spinal hair tufts, tied around waist with paw over right hip.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1970, figs. 236.4 & 237
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1959-1967)
  • Type of decoration: Amazon torso
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi: 3444
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 13.6
  • Width: 14.3
  • MPD: 7.6
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Cream paint 10YR 8/3. Black
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