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5847, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5847
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Position: Front pediment, north corner
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaques
  • Remarks: Preserves right edge of plaque with nail hole, Diam 1.3, and feathers. Finished side and top sloping lower at left.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 179, no. II:30; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 377, 16.1.28; Strazzulla 1989, pp. 977-978, pl. I.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    La civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    La decorazione frontonale del tempio del Belvedere di Orvieto. Author: Strazzulla, M.J.. Journal and volume number: Atti Firenze. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 971-982
  • Type of decoration: Wing
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Height: 11.9
  • Width: 17.2
  • MPD: 10
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4 with levigated surface
  • Paint: Feathers painted blue over red.

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