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7534, Tuscania

  • Record number: 7534
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi 1970, p. 356, n. 2-3
  • Remarks: Raking sima with painted white-on-red guilloche. Finished left edge; no flange. Nail hole in tile backer, 5 cm from vertical plaque and 12 from left edge. 2nd one at break, nearer side edge, with oblique slant, therefore from left slope?
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, p. 181, fig. 55 right; Winter 2009a, p. 76, 2.A.3.a, Ill. 2.1.4
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania. Author: Sgubini Moretti, A.M. & L. Ricciardi. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 163-181
    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: White-on-red guilloche
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico, Raccolta Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.1
  • Width: 22.2
  • MPD: 10.3
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6-5/6
  • Paint: Back surface red 5YR 5/6. Cream surface and 2 strigils. Purple-red 10R 4/4. Black.
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Th. tile backer: 2.2
  • Soffit decoration type: Rows of concentric circles, MPD 4.5.
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.2
  • Soffit decoration type: Rows of concentric circles, MPD 4.5.
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