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5850, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5850
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Position: Back pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Sculpture fragment of warrior. Preserves left shoulder with tunic sleeve and shoulder-piece of cuirass made of overlapping plates, W 5.6. Piece of right cuirass shoulder-plate, MPH 11, MPW 4.8, has surface of levigated clay.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 178, no. II:25; Stopponi 2003, p. 250
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    I templi e l'architettura templare. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Orvieto I: Antichità, ed. G.M. Della Fina. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 2003. Pages: 235-273
  • Type of decoration: Warrior
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 11.5
  • Width: 12.6
  • MPD: 14.4
  • Clay: Light brown
  • Paint: Red on edge of cuirass shoulder piece. Purple on drapery. Brown skin.

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