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2115, Rusellae, Valley below Roman forum

  • Record number: 2115
  • Site: Rusellae
  • Building or zone: Valley below Roman forum
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Tarquinia 5064
  • Remarks: Thick piece with wide concave tongues with thick plaque with finished left edge, horse head to left and horizontal spear to left. L horse head 5.7.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 334-336, 5.A.2.a; Rafanelli in Tetti di terracotta 2011, p. 44, fig. 7.c
  • 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
    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. Journal and volume number: Officina Etruscologia 5. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2011
  • Associated elements: R.22, R.33, R.35853, R.35852
  • Type of decoration: Armed riders to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico della Maremma
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.3
  • Width: 10.4
  • Paint: Concave tongues alternating red/white. White ground.
  • Width strigil: 4.4
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 9+
  • Thickness plaque: 3.4
  • Thickness including relief: 4
  • Width strigil: 4.4
  • Concave: yes

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