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1556, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, larger temple

  • Record number: 1556
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, larger temple
  • Roof element: Moulds
  • Remarks: Mould for antefix with Silen & Maenad figures, Silen holding drinking horn (W top 3.4), above base (H 4.5). Maximum D relief 6.3. Finer clay was first pressed over matrix, then regular clay, finally, clay slab (Th 2.4) pressed on top & sides & roughly smoothed on top
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 99, a), Pl. 32:111; Helbig4 III, No. 2825
  • 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
  • Associated elements: From this mould: Sassi Caduti antefixes No. I:4b, Vignale Smaller temple No. I:1: 7206-7, 7216, 2611, 2619
  • Type of decoration: Silen with drinking horn & Maenad
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 47.5
  • Width: 29.2
  • MPD: 8.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
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