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3685, Ardea, Temple on Acropolis

  • Record number: 3685
  • Site: Ardea
  • Building or zone: Temple on Acropolis
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Andrén 1940, p. 441, II:3
  • Remarks: Raking sima with convex strigils, flat fascia and thick torus with painted scale pattern. Back is straight. Torus is unpierced. 3 variants with different widths of strigils. On top are incised numbers for placement; one shows number "VI." 1st cent. B.C. renewal.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p.445, no IV:1
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Associated elements: Database entries 3685-3688
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/ flat fascia/ torus with scale pattern
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Paint: Strigils alternating red and white.

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