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1630, Pyrgi, Temple B

  • Record number: 1630
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Building or zone: Temple B
  • Position: Pediment corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragmentary head of male figure wearing head band, with spiral curls across forehead, moustache & short beard, long locks of hair at back of head. H ear 3.8. Hollow, handmade. Nail hole in top at break (Diam 0.9). Probably rider, lateral acroterion.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1988-1989, p. 186, no. 11, figs. 153-154
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1969-1971). Journal and volume number: NSc II. Suppllemento al vol. XLII-XLIII. Publication Date: 1988-1989
  • Associated elements: Nude female acroteria 33663 + 33665, 32573 + 32627 + 32178; same scale as 50795
  • Type of decoration: Bearded male head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 14.1
  • Width: 10.7
  • MPD: 11.8
  • Clay: 2.5Y 8/2
  • Paint: Black hair, moustache & beard, eyes, red-brown skin
  • Condition: Broken through neck
  • Height head: 10.4
  • Height face: 9.2
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.9
  • Width nose bottom: 2.1
  • Width mouth: 2.5
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