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1799, Satricum, Temple of Mater Matuta - Etrusco-Ionian roof

  • Record number: 1799
  • Site: Satricum
  • Building or zone: Temple of Mater Matuta - Etrusco-Ionian roof
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat plaque with outward curve at top from top of raking sima with painted tongue pattern, of which 3 tongues preserved: light brown/red-brown/light brown with black outline (W 3.8 at top, 3.6 at bottom; with outline W 4.5 at top, 4.4 at bottom) . Back smoothed & painted brown with top 2/3 of back painted red-brown.
  • Bibliography: Heldring 1998, fig. 15; Winter 2009a, p. 406, 6.A.1.a
  • Publication record: Satricum. A town in Latium. Author: Heldring, B.. Journal and volume number: Satricana 1 rev. ed.. Place of publication: Tonden. Publication Date: 1998
    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: 10147/1 (10147/SN207), 10147/2 (10147/SN204), 10147/3 (10147/SN251), 10147/4 (10147/--)
  • Type of decoration: Painted tongue pattern
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 6.7
  • Width: 7.4
  • MPD: 2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/4
  • Paint: Light brown 10YR 7/3, red-brown 2.5YR 4/4, brown back surface 7.5YR 5/6?
  • Width strigil: 4.5
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Width strigil: 4.5

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