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1736, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof

  • Record number: 1736
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I - Campanian roof
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Fragments of 3 cordoned palmettes originally with 7 short, graduated leaves above arc & heart, above 2 banded volutes forming double loops, with lozenge below in interstice. H central palmette leaf 5. 2 fragments preserve raised ridge on back top tapering at top. Probably palmette finials for bull antefixes
  • Bibliography: Lulof & Knoop 2004, fig. 10
  • Publication record: Bulls on the Roof: addenda to the Campanian roof at Satricum. Author: Lulof, P.S. & R.R. Knoop. Journal and volume number: Omni pede stare. Place of publication: Rome. Publication Date: 2004. Pages: 127-136
  • Associated elements: 10034-10036, 10504-10507, NN 1.31, NN 1.32
  • Type of decoration: Cordoned palmette finials
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 12.2
  • MPD: 2.6
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Cream slip 10YR 8/3 - 2.5Y 8/2. Traces of red lines outlining inner palmette leaf edge, volute bands, horizontal band, solid lozenge

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