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4897, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 4897
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of Silen and Maenad running to left, Silen nude, in front to left maenad in long, girt chiton, behind to right, drapery trailing Silen. Preserves fragment of Silenr's body painted red. Buttocks profile, genitals frontal! Back flat. Th plaque 4.8.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, pp. 724-725, D748; Andrén 1940, p. 428, no. II:6
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Associated elements: D734, D746
  • Type of decoration: Silen & Maenad
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.5
  • Width: 8
  • Paint: Skin of satyr 10R 4/4

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