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1481, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 1481
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Hollow, handmade female head with hair drawn back from central part, wearing pointed diadem painted red with beaded top edge. Light brown locks of hair painted on forehead center top & left cheek (lightly incised). Incised pupils & inside of ear. Right side of head unfinished. Opening in top of head behind diadem
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 128, No. I:5, Pl. 48:152; Helbig4 III, p. 717, No. 2807; Massa Pairault 1985, pp. 120-121, fig. 44; Pairault-Massa 1993a, fig. 3?; Comella 1993a, fig. 8; Comella 1993c, pp. 110-111, G4, pls. 34b, 35a
  • Publication record: Apollo Soranus? Il programma figurativo del tempio dello Scasato di Falerii. Author: Comella, A.. Journal and volume number: Ostraka 2. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 301-316
    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
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
    Recherches sur l'art et l'artisanat étrusco-italiques é l'epoque hellénistique. Author: Massa Pairault, F.H.. Journal and volume number: BEFAR 257. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Female head wearing diadem
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 20
  • Width: 20.5
  • MPD: 15.9
  • Paint: Pink-cream skin 10YR 8/2, red 5R 3/4, purple-brown hair 10R 4/3, light brown 10YR 4/3 lips & painted hair on forehead
  • Condition: Broken through neck
  • Height face: 14
  • Distance outer eyes: 7
  • Width nose bottom: 2.6
  • Width mouth: 3.1
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