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910, Rome, S. Omobono 1st phase temple

  • Record number: 910
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 1st phase temple
  • Position: Pediment left corner
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Comparanda: Technique analogous to feline plaques from pediment. Cf. Corfu Temple of Artemis pediment
  • Remarks: Large flat panel from sloping left corner of pediment, with 5? nail holes (Diam 0.6), 1 non-penetrating. Angle at upper right corner 79 degrees, giving slope of 21 degrees. Red paint over entire surface & bottom edge. Patch of yellow-brown slip above black curved band in center, with black wavy line to right. Back imbedded with black inclusions
  • Bibliography: La grande Roma 1990, p. 124; Mura Sommella 2000, p. 19, figs. 1 & 12; Winter 2009a, pp. 191-192, 3.D.8
  • Publication record: "La grande Roma dei Tarquini". Alterne vicende di una felice intuizione. Author: Mura Sommella, A.. Journal and volume number: BullCom 101. Publication Date: 2000. Pages: 7-26
    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
  • Associated elements: 15906, 15907, 16077, 16107, 16028
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Red 10R 4/6, yellow-brown 7.5YR 6/6, black

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