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1574, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, smaller temple

  • Record number: 1574
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, smaller temple
  • Position: Pediment floor
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Antefix with Silen head surrounded by round moulding ending in volutes, inside strigil shell frame, with base decorated by small round at bottom (H 1). Head hollowed behind with square strut from cover tile to back of plaque
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 102, No. II:2; Helbig4 III, pp. 735-736, No. 2834; Carlucci 1995, p. 98
  • 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
    Il santuario falisco di Vignale. Nuove acquisizioni. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: ArchCl 47. Publication Date: 1995. Pages: 69-101
  • Associated elements: 7208; female head antefix 7218
  • Type of decoration: Silen head surrounded by strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 23
  • Width: 19.8
  • MPD: 12.7
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3-8/3
  • Paint: White slip 10YR 8/2 on strigils, encircling band, base, head band on bald forehead, eyeballs; red 7.5R 4/6 alternating strigil central vertical band, outline of encircling band, skin; black beard; brown 7.5YR 5/6 hair & moustache
  • Height head: 16.4
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.8
  • Width nose bottom: 2.5
  • Width mouth: 2.7
  • Type shell: Strigil
  • Height antefix base: 4
  • Width antefix base: 14.2
  • Inner H cover tile: 9
  • Outer H cover tile: 10.6
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