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4457, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Vignale, Larger temple

  • Record number: 4457
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Vignale, Larger temple
  • Roof element: Moulds
  • Remarks: Mould for full-figure antefix of bald old man and seated woman. Open-ended at bottom. Th side edge of mould ca. 3. H head bald man 9.3. H head female 8.5. H chair leg 12.8. Man holds object in fist. Barefoot with toes on chair leg and over base edge. Woman sits to right looking back at man, holds object in hand. Hair in long wavy strands. Triangular forehead. Outside of mould rounded with long spatula striations. No clay build-up visible, unused? Looks crisp. Clay appears quite fine.
  • Bibliography: Helbig4 III, no. 2825; Andrén 1940, p. 100, d, Pl. 32:112; De Lucia Brolli 1991b, p. 68, Vetrine 23
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Civita Castellana. Il Museo Archeologico dell'Agro Falisco. Author: De Lucia Brolli, M.A.. Journal and volume number: Guide territoriali dell'Etruria meridionale. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1991
    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
  • Type of decoration: Bald old man and seated woman
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico di Agro Falisco
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 50
  • Width: 30.5
  • MPD: 10.5
  • Height antefix base: 3.1
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