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1323, Rome, Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux

  • Record number: 1323
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple A: Pyrgi 1970, p. 117 A:3, fig. 78, pp. 183-184. Segni: Temple of Juno Moneta: Andrén 1940, p. 299, No. I:6, Pl. 121:429
  • Remarks: Fragment of torus from base of raking sima, with hollow center, and surface painted with scale pattern in cream on brown ground
  • Bibliography: Grønne 1990, p. 109, no. 15; Grønne 1992, p. 162, JJ-023, CV 87-41,6, pl. 39.1 bottom
  • Publication record: Fragments of architectural terracottas from the first temple of Castor and Pollux on the Forum Romanum. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: AnalRom 19. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 105-117
    The architectural terracottas. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: The Temple of Castor and Pollux I. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 157-175
  • Associated elements: Cat. nos. 1-14, 16-38
  • Type of decoration: Torus with painted horizontal scale pattern
  • Last Recorded Collection: Danish Academy
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 4
  • Width: 6.2
  • MPD: 2.3
  • Paint: Cream, brown
  • Condition: Broken on all edges

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