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884, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 884
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Comparanda: La grande Roma 1990: Rome Palatine (4.1.25), Velletri (8.6.1-10), Cisterna (9.6.75)
  • Remarks: 14 1/2 strigils & part of relief meander below. Left upper corner with 1/2 strigil painted white, as also 2nd, 6th, 10th. Nail hole in 6th strigil. Red paint on whole front.
  • Bibliography: Sommella Mura 1977a, p. 78, fig. 11; La grande Roma 1990, p. 127 5.1.33; Ciaghi 1997; Winter 2009a, pp. 360-361, 5.D.1.g
  • 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
    Nella bottega di un coroplasta tarquiniese. Tecnica a stampo o a stampo e punzione?. Author: Ciaghi, S.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles II. Place of publication: Amsterdam. Publication Date: 1997. Pages: 13-22
    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: concave tongues/relief meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4
  • Paint: Red 2.5YR 4/8
  • Condition: 6 joining fragments
  • Height top fascia: 2-2.1
  • Depth top fascia: 5.1-4.6
  • Height strigil: 8
  • Width strigil: 2.9-3
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Height strigil: 8
  • Width strigil: 2.9-3
  • Concave: yes

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