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4405, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato

  • Record number: 4405
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Rome, Villa Giulia 7547
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque. At top is Lesbian cymation with leaf and dart, H 7.5, D bottom 2.7. D roll 3.3. Below double rows of palmettes, D 2.4 + relief 3. Covered rafters (cantherii) above the pediment, as shown by fact that 1 plaque is cut obliquely (fig. 27) indicating slope of 20 degrees.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 140-141, no. III:9, Pl. 53:171; Helbig4 III, pp. 714-715, no. 2803; Sprenger & Bartoloni 1983, p. 147, Pl. 239 bottom; Rasenna, fig. 383; Comella 1993c, pp. 47-48, A4, Pls. 6a, 17a, 18a
  • 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
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
    Rasenna. Storia e civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Pallottino, M. et al.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1986
    The Etruscans: their history, art, and architecture. Author: Sprenger, M. & G. Bartoloni. Place of publication: New York. Publication Date: 1983
  • Type of decoration: Lesbian cymation with leaf and dart/palmettes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 57R
  • Width: 52.5R
  • Paint: Bands cream. Black wash on ground, alternating leaves. Red alternating leaves, heart, diagonal bands, lower ground on Lesbian cymation.
  • Height top fascia: 1.8
  • Depth top fascia: 7
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