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4187, Chiusi (and territory)

  • Record number: 4187
  • Site: Chiusi (and territory)
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Figural raking sima with winged, 2-tailed Skylla. Figure set against plaque decorated with concave tongues, below which is roll and flat fascia. Bottom edge broken. At top, channel (H 1.2, D 3) for cresting. H Skylla 22.2. Back flat. Skylla holds Amazon shield(?) in left hand and tree/club in right hand.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 259, no. II:12, Pl. 86:308
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Winged 2-tailed Skylla
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 24.4
  • Width: 44.2
  • MPD: 11.3
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: White surface.Traces of pink over white on wings and inside tail coils.Traces of turquoise/blue outlining tail.
  • Height strigil: 5
  • Width strigil: 3
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Thickness plaque: 2.8
  • Height head: 5.3
  • Height strigil: 5
  • Width strigil: 3
  • Concave: yes

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