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6954, Acquarossa, Zone F

  • Record number: 6954
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone F
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Pelta-shaped cutout acroterion of (palmette) and volutes. Large fragment of right large volute with raised band edge, W 1.8. Th edge 4.3, inner 3. Broad white band W 6.5. Back rough, along outer edge, traces of red and overpainted white, W 4.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 24, fig. 7, Pl. 5; Winter 2009a, p. 110, 2.E.6.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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
  • Type of decoration: (Palmette) and volutes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 28.2
  • Width: 31.5
  • Clay: 5YR 3/4-7.5YR 5/4
  • Paint: Red 10R 4/8. Cream 10YR 8/3. Broad white band painted over red. White bands on outer edge.

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