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1371, Rome, Forum Romanum - Regia III

  • Record number: 1371
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum - Regia III
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat tile with raised side edges & nail hole (Diam 0.6). On top surface, painted black triangle, beginning 7.3 cm from corner, pointing towards center of tile. Soffit painted with longitudinal black/white bands (W 7.9+/7) with incised guidelines. From excavations around Temple of Castor & Pollux but probably belonging originally to Regia III
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 214, 3.F.3, Ill. 3.10.3-4
  • Publication record: 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: Eaves tile CA 29.141
  • Type of decoration: Painted black hourglass/painted black & white bands
  • Last Recorded Collection: Danish Academy
  • Width: 18
  • MPD: 11.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: black,white
  • Thickness tile: 2.3

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