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929, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 929
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Comparanda: Velletri: AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 414, No. I:13 Pl. D.1-2
  • Remarks: Top of feline head with traces of cream slip, brown paint on teeth at head's left side & possibly on right ear. Distance fang-fang tip 6, H lip 1.3
  • Bibliography: Sommella Mura 1977a, pp. 90-91, figs. 16-18; La grande Roma 1990, p. 125 5.1.26; Winter 2009a, pp. 341-342, 5.B.3.b, Ill. 5.6.2
  • Publication record: L'area sacra di S. Omobono: la decorazione architettonica del tempio arcaico. Author: Sommella Mura, A.. Journal and volume number: PP 32. Publication Date: 1977. Pages: 62-128
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    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: 15801, 15842a & b, 16041, 15803, 15985, 15913, 15858
  • Type of decoration: Feline head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10
  • Width: 10.6
  • MPD: 10.5
  • Paint: Cream slip, brown 5YR 4/4
  • Condition: Restored from 3 fragments
  • Mouldmade spout: yes
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