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1105, Rome, Palatine hill

  • Record number: 1105
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Palatine hill
  • Position: Pediment corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Comparanda: Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek sphinx
  • Remarks: Fragment in the round of animal hindleg, with fine incised lines indicating muscles, similar to vase painting
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 328, No. I:1a; Gjerstad 1960, p. 83, fig. 52.1; Danner 1993a, p. 102 (lateral acroterion); Winter 2009a, p. 386, 5.E.3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschrägen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens. Author: Danner, P.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 93-107
    Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Associated elements: 12038
  • Type of decoration: Sphinx
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium palatino
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 18

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