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6262, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6262
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaques
  • Remarks: Fragment of columen plaque preserving lower part of plaque with raised flat border upon which rests warrior's left leg in greave (hollow). Behind, fallen Amazon lying in ground, 2 hands clenched crossing. To right chiton wrapped around hollow arm of fallen Amazon. H bottom border 4.1, D 5.4 bottom, Th plaque 3. Probable scar of side border at left, L foot 12.4.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 463, no. II:2h; Niew licht 1985, no. 85
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Niew licht op een oude stad: Italiaanse en Nederlandse opgravingen in Satricum. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Fallen Amazon
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 22.6
  • Width: 27.3
  • MPD: 7.5
  • Paint: Black ground. Flat border painted with red band and squares above at bottom. Chiton red, decorated with cream wave pattern(?). Greave gold-brown with raised top and bottom edges painted red 10YR 6/4. Skin all cream 2.5Y 8/2.
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