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6705, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6705
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with tall convex strigils/roll with painted diagonal bands/flat fascia with painted meander/torus with painted vertical scale pattern. D strigils 5.5. W interstices 0.9, D 3.8. D roll 6.5. D fascia 3.9. D torus 9.7. Torus pierced. On back of vertical plaque, vertical square ridge from top down, ending 8.5 cm above tile top, W 4.4, D 3. Tile thickens to left. 2nd phase.
  • Bibliography: Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 105, 5.1.D.4; .Ö. Wikander 1994, p. 58, no. 55
  • Publication record: Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    The Archaic Etruscan sima. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Journal and volume number: Murlo and the Etruscans, ed. R. De Puma & J. Small. Place of publication: Madison, WI. Publication Date: 1994. Pages: 47-63
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/painted diagonal bands/painted meander/painted scale pattern
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 43.5
  • Width: 34.3
  • Height strigil: 25.5
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height central fascia: 6.4
  • Height lower roll: 8.6
  • Th. tile backer: 2.8-4.1
  • Height strigil: 25.5
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Convex: yes
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.8-4.1
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