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6460, Segni, Temple of Juno Moneta

  • Record number: 6460
  • Site: Segni
  • Building or zone: Temple of Juno Moneta
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Large cornice decorated in high relief with large S-spirals set obliquely. Above are Gorgoneions of "beautiful" type with wings and knotted snakes. In lower spaces, paterae. H flat fascia 4.3-4.4, D 4. H figural frieze 18.2, D top 11.3, bottom 3.2. H projecting border 2.1, D 0.6 from frieze, from back of plaque 3.8. H recessed border 3.6, D 2.3. W S-spiral bands (concave with raised edges) 1.9.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 405, no. III:2, Pl. 124:438; Helbig4 III, p. 745, no. 2847; Cifarelli 2003, pp. 166-167, no. IV.3, figs.193-194; Cifarelli 2006, p. 226, fig. 21.7
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
    Il tempio di Giunone Moneta sull'acropoli di Segni. Author: Cifarelli, F.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2003
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del tempio di Giunone Moneta a Segni: la fase tardo-repubblicana. Author: Cifarelli, F.M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 224-231
  • Type of decoration: S-spirals/"beautiful" Gorgoneion/paterae
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: Orangish
  • Paint: White slip over which paint applied. Gold on paterae with brown-red indented star pattern, red outline on plaque.
  • Height top fascia: 4.3-4.4
  • Depth top fascia: 4
  • Height face: 8.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 4.4
  • Width nose bottom: 2.3
  • Width mouth: 2.2

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