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1491, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Lo Scasato - stoa

  • Record number: 1491
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Lo Scasato - stoa
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Remarks: Fragment of handmade male figure wearing short chiton belted about hips, standing with right. weight-bearing leg, bent left leg (H crotch to ankle 19.7 cm) in very high relief but attached by solid screens to clay to thin plaque (Th 1.7). Bottom of belt has vertical hatching. Hollow torso. Scars at right & bottom from missing parts. Slightly curved right edge
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 132, No. I:15, Pl. 49:157; Comella 1993c, pp. 158-159, H4, pl. 44.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
  • Type of decoration: Draped male figure: Ares/Laran?
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 28.5
  • Width: 22.4
  • MPD: 11.7
  • Clay: 10YR 8/2-8/3
  • Paint: Reddish-brown skin
  • Condition: Finished right edge. Figure broken through hips and ankles
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