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6041, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta I-Campanian roof

  • Record number: 6041
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta I-Campanian roof
  • Position: Pediment apex
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of acroterion of winged feline preserving recurved wings with narrow feathers rendered plastically and painted white with alternating red and black medial stripes. Large fragment of left wing. W feather 2.2. Originally attached to front of raking sima near apex.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 474, no. II:14c
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Feline wing
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 27.8
  • Width: 18.4
  • MPD: 2.4
  • Clay: 5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 8/2. Red 5R 4/4.

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