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4416, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato - 2nd temple

  • Record number: 4416
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato - 2nd temple
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix of Silen head in lion-skin helmet, preserving top of head with helmet. Dist outer eyes of lion head 6.8. Head hollowed behind. Scar of round strut near top.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 136, No. II:3; De Lucia Brolli 1991a, p. 71, Vet. 24, same as Vignale; Comella 1993c, pp. 204-205, L1, Pls. 56b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    L'Agro falisco
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887)
  • Type of decoration: Silen in lion-skin helmet
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco: 2685
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.9
  • Width: 13.8
  • MPD: 5.9
  • Paint: Face red, eyelids black with black pupils.
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.2

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