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4635, Bolsena

  • Record number: 4635
  • Site: Bolsena
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Scale and fabric similar to Minerva antefix 79074
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of 2 draped men. Right figure in chiton and himation. Left figure in turquoise himation only, back to viewer. Inscription on base: "thuluter". Holes for modern display. Vertical markings on back.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 209, no. II:3, Pl. 78:268; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 380; Strazzulla 1993a, pp. 343-344, fig. 28a-b; Pairault-Massa 1993a, p. 262, fig. 18
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Fortuna etrusca e Fortuna romana: due cicli decorativi a confronto (Roma, Via S. Gregorio e Bolsena). Author: Strazzulla, M.J.. Journal and volume number: Ostraka 2. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 317-350
    La civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: 2 draped men
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 53.6
  • Paint: Skin red. Left figure in turquoise himation.
  • Height antefix base: 3.7
  • Width antefix base: 38
  • Depth antefix base: 7.5
  • Inner H cover tile: 10
  • Inner W cover tile: 11
  • Outer W cover tile: 22

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