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4415, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 4415
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: 24359; Orvieto, Castaglion Fiorentino
  • Remarks: Raking sima with upright plaque preserved to full height. Tile backer has painted soffit with zigzags. L lily to right, center 10.3, bottom one 8.6, top ones 9.2. Sima has finished cutout upper edge. W bud at top 5.6. W cutout lily edge 5.2. From 3rd temple in area contemporaneous with Group I.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 135-136, no. II:1, Pl. 52:165; Comella 1993c, pp. 202-204, Pls. 16a, 55b, I2 var. A End 4th cent. B.C./beginning 3rd
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
  • Type of decoration: Lily-flowers
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25
  • Width: 27
  • MPD: 12.5
  • Clay: Light brown
  • Paint: Black/white/red zigzags. Purple-red buds and lower row of boxes and bottom line. White lilies and buds' calyxes, ground between painted boxes at bottom. Blue lily calyxes.
  • Thickness plaque: 3.8
  • Thickness including relief: 5.4
  • Th. tile backer: 3.5
  • Thickness tile backer: 3.5

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