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3691, Ardea, Temple on Acropolis

  • Record number: 3691
  • Site: Ardea
  • Building or zone: Temple on Acropolis
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque decorated with 2 addorsed palmettes and 2 S-spirals placed diagonally. Above cyma with leaf and dart. Below, border of cordoned palmettes and drop-like buds hanging from interlaced arches. Scalloped edge.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 443, no. II:10
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Palmettes & diagonal S-spirals/ leaf & dart/ cordoned palmettes and drop-like buds hanging from arches
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 90-100 est.
  • Width: 55-60 est.

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