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6386, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta II

  • Record number: 6386
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta II
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque. Relief: upper row of fan-like upright palmettes alternating with small 5-petal palmettes. Lower row of pendent 7-petal palmettes alternating with upright lotus/hanging oval bud. Nail holes in strigils.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 474, no. II:16, Pl. 150:513; Niew licht 1985, no. 84c
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Niew licht op een oude stad: Italiaanse en Nederlandse opgravingen in Satricum. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Painted diagonal bands, guilloche/relief floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 53.3
  • Width: 63.5
  • Paint: Strigils alternating cream with black outline band, cream with red central vertical band. Roll painted with diagonal bands. Guilloche alternating wide central band black and red; at center whirligig with 4 alternating black and red crescents. Roll: diagonal bands. On relief, upper small palmette leaves outlined in black with alternating red and black central vertical bands. Fan-shaped leaves alternating red and black interior with black edges. Pendent palmette cordon black, center of leaves painted alternately black and red. Volute eyes black.
  • Height strigil: 12.4/11.9
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height central fascia: 10.5R
  • Decoration central fascia: single guilloche
  • Height lower roll: 2.5
  • Height main field: 25.8R
  • Decoration main field: Floral
  • Height strigil: 12.4/11.9
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Convex: yes

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