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5219, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 5219
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Raking simas(?)
  • Remarks: Casetta raking sima(?). Top edges of vertical sides broken away. Slip on underside 8.5 wide next to front edge along which is painted dentil pattern. Beveled aris. TW including raised ribbon 23.2. MPL 25. Th 2.5. Front vertical plaque has traces of red at break at top; below, cream slip covering also projecting band. At bottom recessed band painted red with black squares and white squares, forming meander(?).
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, B610 (17); Andrén 1940, p. 424, no. I:12, Pl. F:4
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Painted dentils/painted squares (meander?)
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Width: 23.2
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Cream slip 10YR 6/4. Red 10R 4/6.
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