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6595, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6595
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Lateral acroterion fragment of male torso nude above waist with white skirt, long black hair on back. Torsion in twisted upper torso--probably falling/fallen adversary (Patricia Lulof). Originally probably attached to front of raking sima.
  • Bibliography: Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 102, 5.1 B5; Carlucci 2007, pp. 34-35, pl. XII.c-d
  • Publication record: Gli apparati decorativi tardoarcaici del tempio di Portonaccio a Veio. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 71. Publication Date: 2007. Pages: 33-46
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Male torso
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 13.1
  • Width: 11.9
  • MPD: 5
  • Paint: Brown skin 5YR 4/4.
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