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6459, Segni, Temple of Juno Moneta

  • Record number: 6459
  • Site: Segni
  • Building or zone: Temple of Juno Moneta
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima. Large cornice decorated in high relief with large S-spirals set obliquely. Above are Gorgoneions of "beautiful" type with wings and knotted snakes. In lower spaces, lion heads alternating with paterae. No nail holes. 3.5 cm wide groove on top.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 405, no. IIII:2, Pl. 124:438; Helbig4 III, p. 745, no. 2847; Cifarelli 2003, pp. 166-167, no. IV.3, fig.194
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
    Il tempio di Giunone Moneta sull'acropoli di Segni. Author: Cifarelli, F.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2003
  • Type of decoration: S-spirals/"beautiful" Gorgoneion/lion heads/paterae
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 30
  • Width: 56

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