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3099, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 3099
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Position: Front pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Thick plaque painted black. Hanging mass of drapery, purple with wave pattern border, H 3. Finished right edge and top edge. Diam nail hole 2.3. Large scale.
  • Bibliography: AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 178, no. II:27; Strazzulla 1989, p. 975, n. 20; Stopponi 2003, p. 250
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    I templi e l'architettura templare
    La decorazione frontonale del tempio del Belvedere di Orvieto
  • Type of decoration: Drapery
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale: 590
  • Height: 32
  • Width: 16
  • MPD: 11
  • Clay: 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Red 5R 4/4. Red wave with black top edge. Cream ground.
  • Thickness plaque: 3.6

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