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6635, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6635
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Silen head antefix with strigil shell frame. Round strut does not project forward from plaque at back. At least 3 sizes, all crisp moulds.
  • Bibliography: Carlucci 2007, pp. 38-39, pl. XVb
  • Publication record: Gli apparati decorativi tardoarcaici del tempio di Portonaccio a Veio. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 71. Publication Date: 2007. Pages: 33-46
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Pink lips and inside of ears 10R 6/6. Red 7.5R 4/8.
  • Height head: 17.9
  • Height face: 11.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.6
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 3.4
  • Inner H cover tile: 7
  • Outer H cover tile: 9
  • Inner W cover tile: 12.8
  • Outer W cover tile: 15.9
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