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4014, Civita Alba

  • Record number: 4014
  • Site: Civita Alba
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Pedimental sculpture, handmade in round, applied to plaques with nail holes. Shows bearded Silen with thick paunch and short, plump legs. Carries large amphora in left arm. Large mantle around waist and left shoulder, many bracelets.
  • Bibliography: AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 300, no. I:5, Pl. 100:358; Sprenger & Bartoloni 1983, fig. 282; Pairault-Massa 1993a, fig. 12; Torelli 1993a, fig. 18
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Fictiles fabulae. Rappresentazione e romanizzazione nei cicli figurativi fittili repubblicani
    The Etruscans: their history, art, and architecture
  • Type of decoration: Bearded Silen
  • Current Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 43
  • Width: 51

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