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5644, Orvieto, Piazza Buzi

  • Record number: 5644
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Piazza Buzi
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Full-figure antefix of Silen and Maenad. L Silen hand 6, W 4.3.
  • Bibliography: Gens Leningrad 1990, pp. 204-206, no. 3.3; Stopponi 1993, pp. 158-, fig. 7; Stopponi 2003, p. 246, fig. 11
  • Publication record: Gens antiquissima Italiae. Antichit√† dall'Umbria a Leningrado
    I templi e l'architettura templare
    Terrecotte architettoniche da Orvieto
  • Type of decoration: Silen & Maenad
  • Current Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 38.7
  • Width: 29.5
  • MPD: 5.5
  • Paint: Maenad chiton has black neckband, right sleeve edge and side edge and brown cloth. Oblique mantle red with white band and black edges and black dots crossing left breast. Silen has painted wavy hair on shoulders, brown tail. Black ground.
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