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1597, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato - 2nd temple

  • Record number: 1597
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato - 2nd temple
  • Position: Pediment corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal heads
  • Comparanda: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek HIN 28 (H.173), Villa Giulia 2268, Mildenberg collection
  • Remarks: Ram's head with round opening at neck into head, roughly hollowed. Detached from surface: scar around opening. Handmade. Many spiral curls from head have detached. Surface appears burned
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 135, No. I:35, Pl. 51:162 left; Comella 1993c, pp. 207-108, M1, pl. 60.a
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le terrecotte architettoniche del santuario dello Scasato à Falerii (scavi 1886-1887). Author: Comella, A.M.. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1993
  • Associated elements: Antefixes with Silen head in lion skin 2685, 2693, 2722, 2723, 3878, 2691; 2724; 2721, 2726; Silen head 2725; female head 2720; rev. plaque 3787, raking sima with lilies 24359-61
  • Type of decoration: Ram's head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 16.7
  • Width: 11.8
  • MPD: 8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
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