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1319, Rome, Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux

  • Record number: 1319
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple A: Pyrgi 1970, p. 117 A:3, fig. 78, pp. 183-184. Segni: Temple of Juno Moneta: Andrén 1940, p. 299, No. I:6, Pl. 121:429. Rome, Lacus Juturnae: Phillips 1989a, Group IIB
  • Remarks: Fragment of cavetto profile with convex strigils, painted alternately black with white central vertical band/white with red central vertical band. Back painted light brown with light cream stripe across top. Oblique top surface with channel (W 3.7) for insertion of cresting. At top break, traces of 2 iron nails for attaching cresting
  • Bibliography: Grønne 1990, p. 108, no. 11, fig. 6; Grønne 1992, p. 161, JJ-019 CV 87-42, fig. 134, pl. 38.2 left
  • Publication record: Fragments of architectural terracottas from the first temple of Castor and Pollux on the Forum Romanum. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: AnalRom 19. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 105-117
    The architectural terracottas. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: The Temple of Castor and Pollux I. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 157-175
  • Associated elements: Cat. nos. 1-10, 12-38
  • Type of decoration: Convex strigils painted cream with red edges/red with cream edges
  • Last Recorded Collection: Danish Academy
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.2
  • Width: 12.8
  • MPD: 8.4
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: White 10YR 8/2, red 10R 4/4-3/4, black
  • Condition: Broken on all edges
  • Height strigil: 11+
  • Width strigil: 3.9
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height strigil: 11+
  • Width strigil: 3.9
  • Convex: yes
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