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5875, Orvieto, Cannicella

  • Record number: 5875
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Cannicella
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Central fragment of central acroterion of male and female battle preserving modelled volute, painted on flat back to echo design in relief on front. Finished edges on both sides.
  • Associated elements: Database ID numbers (5871-5876)
  • Type of decoration: Volute frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Height: 11
  • Width: 19.4
  • MPD: 4.2
  • Paint: Modelled volute painted red outside and black inside, with tendril forming volute and palmette, 2nd palmette near modelled volute with 5 petals alternating between blackand red. Black edges.

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