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1043, Rome, Forum Romanum

  • Record number: 1043
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Plaque decorated with elaborate design in relief: fancy flowers & spiral tendrils growing from large acanthus leaves. Lateral edge recessed (W 2.3, D .8). Black ground, white central leaf, acanthus with pink inbetween ribs
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 335, No. II:5
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Relief floral frieze
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium forense
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12
  • Width: 12.1
  • Condition: Finished top & side edge
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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