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1088, Rome, Southwest of Palatine

  • Record number: 1088
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Southwest of Palatine
  • Position: Pediment corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of tail, with strut that attached it to one of the hindlegs
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 328, No. I:1b; Gjerstad 1960, p. 83, fig. 52.2; La grande Roma 1990, p. 91, 4.1.2; Danner 1993a, p. 102 (lateral acroterion); Winter 2009a, pp. 384-386, 5.E.3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschrägen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens
    Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Sphinx?
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium palatino: 12038
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10

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