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278, Rome, Temple of Capitoline Jupiter

  • Record number: 278
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Temple of Capitoline Jupiter
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: = HIN 50 (H.185) Civita Castellana (Andrén's Sporadic No. I:2) but larger
  • Remarks: Wrinkled forehead, stub nose. Later addition to Jupiter Capitolinus roof?
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 341-342, No. I:3; Gjerstad 1960, pp. 188-189, fig. 119.3-4; Poulsen 1966, p. 33; Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 78, no.34
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling. Author: Poulsen, V.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1966
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Type of decoration: Silen head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.8
  • MPD: 13.7
  • Paint: Black-gray hair, wrinkles, eyebrows, lids, bright orange forehead/nose 10R 5/8, brown cheeks & eyeballs 10YR 6/3, pale red beard = orange + overpainted white
  • Condition: Ears, lower face & shell missing
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.3

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