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5650, Orvieto, Via S. Leonardo

  • Record number: 5650
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Via S. Leonardo
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Eaves tile fragments having soffit with painted border of palmettes and lotus back to back in 2 rows separated by row of double scrolls in middle. MPD border 15.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 163, no. I:9
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Palmettes & lotus
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 6.5
  • Width: 16.5
  • MPD: 21
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Black ground behind floral pattern. Red-brown palmette outline of leaves and horizontal bands 10R 4/4-4/6.
  • Thickness tile: 3.5
  • Inner H raised side edge: 2.9
  • Outer H raised side edge: 6.5
  • Width raised side edge: 3.2
  • Raised side edge shape: square
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