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916, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 916
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Tiles, pan
  • Remarks: Lower left corner of pan tile with cutout corner. On surface, part of painted red hourglass design (MPW 4.8, MPD 10.8) near center of tile. Tall squared raised side edge (W 4, cut back to 1.8 11 cm from front edge, and thinning to 1.2 at front edge).
  • Bibliography: La grande Roma 1990, p. 125, 5.1.22; Winter 2009a, p. 388, 5.F.2, fig. 5.43 lower left, Ill. 5.19
  • Publication record: La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Painted hourglass
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Height: 6.4
  • Width: 11
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Surface 10YR 6/3, red 10R 4/6
  • Condition: Preserves lower left corner
  • Thickness tile: 2.4
  • Outer H raised side edge: 6.4
  • Width raised side edge: 4-1.8
  • Raised side edge shape: square
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