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4518, Punta della Vipera, Temple of Minerva

  • Record number: 4518
  • Site: Punta della Vipera
  • Building or zone: Temple of Minerva
  • Roof element: Ridge tile antepagmenta
  • Comparanda: Campania
  • Remarks: Ridge tile antepagmentum disk with painted olive wreath around raised outer edge. Slightly bigger than ridge tile. W raised edge of disk 9.6. Th disk 3.7. Flange Th 2.2, recessed from ridge tile top 3.8. Opening for cover tile, H 14.1, W 19.2, Dist from back edge 20.5. Painted black and red triangles on tile. H black triangle 24.
  • Bibliography: StEtr 35, pp. 339-342, fig. 8, Pl. 59b-c; Stopponi 1979, pp. 251-252, 270; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 150, 8.1.A.2; Rasenna, fig. 39b; Danner 1993a, pp. 103-104
  • Publication record: Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschr√§gen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens. Author: Danner, P.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 93-107
    Rasenna. Storia e civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Pallottino, M. et al.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1986
    Santuari d'Etruria. Author: Colonna, G. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Terrecotte architettoniche dal santuario di Punta della Vipera. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Studi in onore di F. Magi. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 1979. Pages: 249-270
  • Type of decoration: Olive wreath
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 39R
  • Width: 99R
  • MPD: 48.5R
  • Thickness tile: 3.1
  • Height ridge tile: 39R
  • Width ridge tile: 99R
  • Depth ridge tile: 99R
  • Depth flange: 9
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