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945, Rome, S. Omobono

  • Record number: 945
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Tiles, ridge
  • Remarks: Curved piece, probably part of ridge tile. On recessed surface of fragment, fascia with painted triangles (MPH 2.3, Th 2), below projecting ledge (D 1.7) with painted line & row of small squares at front, over main flat band (H 9.5, Th 2.9) with painted guilloche (distance eye-eye center 5.2). At end beyond recessed channel with painted band, piece begins to turn outward into another moulding or element
  • Bibliography: Gjerstad 1960, p. 448, fig. 282.1
  • Publication record: Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
  • Type of decoration: Painted triangles/painted guilloche
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Height: 14.1
  • Width: 19.7
  • MPD: 2.9
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Surface front 5Y 7/4, back 5Y 8/2, light purple 5R 4/2
  • Condition: Broken on all side

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