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7557, Tuscania, Ara del Tufo, funerary Sacellum

  • Record number: 7557
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Ara del Tufo, funerary Sacellum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque of warrior's departure to right. Crisp mould.
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, p. 169, fig. 36 (Partenze II); Winter 2009a, pp. 262-263, 4.D.4.a, Ill. 4.8.1; Moretti Sgubini & Ricciardi in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 76-78; Winter in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 296-297
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tetti di terracotta: La decorazione architettonica fittile tra Etruria e Lazio in età arcaica. Atti delle giornate di studio, Sapienza-Università di Roma, 25 marzo e 25 ottobre 2010
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene to right (Departing warrior II)
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico: AdT 80/N, 251, O, M, L
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25.3
  • Width: 25.1
  • Paint: Cream slip over entire surface. Red skin.
  • Condition: Central part of figured frieze and strigils preserved.
  • Height top fascia: 2
  • Depth top fascia: 6.6
  • Height strigil: 6
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 17.4
  • Height strigil: 6
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Convex: yes
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