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4229, Orvieto

  • Record number: 4229
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Eaves tile decorated with floral chain. Flat eaves tile fragment preserving front right corner with painted taenia with red box at right and part of black box to left. On soffit, wide red band (W 1.8), band (W 3.9) with alternating red/black flowers connected by black curved band. White ground. On top, resting surfaces for antefix at front of tile and scar from beginning of raised side edge. Incised channel on side edge, horizontal.
  • Bibliography: Gens Budapest 1989, p. 107, no. 3.19
  • Publication record: Gens antiquissima Italiae. Antichit√† dall'Umbria a Budapest e Cracovia
  • Type of decoration: Floral chain
  • Current Collection: Antikensammlung: TC 7559
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 3.2
  • Width: 10.3
  • MPD: 8.2
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Red 7.5R 4/4. White 10YR 7/3.
  • Condition: 1 fragment
  • Soffit decoration type: On soffit, wide red band W 1.8, Band, W 3.9 with alternating red/black flowers connected by black curved band. White ground.
  • Thickness tile: 3.2
  • Soffit decoration type: On soffit, wide red band W 1.8, Band, W 3.9 with alternating red/black flowers connected by black curved band. White ground.

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