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1254, Rome, Forum Romanum - Regia III

  • Record number: 1254
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum - Regia III
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Revetment plaque with felines & minotaur from excavations around the Temple of Divus Julius: Rome, Antiquarium forense 1918
  • Remarks: Fragment of top of plaque with convex strigils with flattened tips at top & fillet below. Nail hole (Diam 0.5) near base of left-hand strigil. Flat back
  • Bibliography: Downey 1995, p. 77, no. 11, fig. 16; Winter 2009a, pp. 178-180, 3.D.2.a
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from the Regia. Author: Downey, S.B.. Journal and volume number: PAAR 30. Place of publication: Ann Arbor, MI. Publication Date: 1995
    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: From Section 7: revetment plaques R65.5/20, R65.21, R65.19, R65.6, R65.7, R65.55, R65.18, raking simas R65.10/23, R65.15, R65.16, R65.17, hanging curtain? R65.77, boot of acroterion R65.22, pan tiles R65.64, R65.65, cover tile R65.12
  • Type of decoration: Convex strigils
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium forense
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 6
  • Width: 11
  • MPD: 5.8
  • Paint: Traces of red in channels between strigils & on fillet
  • Condition: Fragment with 3 strigils & part of 4th
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 3
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Thickness plaque: 1.4
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 3
  • Convex: yes
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