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1542, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, larger temple

  • Record number: 1542
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, larger temple
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti No. I:6 & Vignale, smaller temple No. I:2
  • Remarks: Antefix with Silen head in relief, wearing wreath of rosettes. Crisp mould, well-preserved colors
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 95, No. I:3, Pl. 29:102; Helbig II, p. 340, No. 1780b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: 7275; female head antefixes 7277
  • Type of decoration: Silen head in rosette wreath
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.5
  • Width: 14.6
  • MPD: 10.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Light brown 10YR 6/4 skin, ears, rosette centers, wavy lines on beard & moustache; dark brown/black 5YR 4/2 hair, eyes, beard, top line on base, curls at side of beard; red-brown 5R 3/3 rosette outline & centers, bottom band & squares on base; orange-brown 5YR 5/6 inner ears & lips & eye retinas
  • Height face: 11.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.1
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 2.8
  • Height antefix base: 2
  • Inner H cover tile: 8.5
  • Outer H cover tile: 11
  • Thickness tile: 1.8
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