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2504, Arezzo, Castelsecco

  • Record number: 2504
  • Site: Arezzo
  • Building or zone: Castelsecco
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque with 3 friezes separated by thin rolls (2nd roll H 1.6, D roll 3.3) and decorated in relief. Top floral frieze with relief wave pattern with horizontal flowers (circumscribed palmettes) between waves. Central frieze has crossed bands with 4-leaf rosette in between and fleur-de-lis alternating upright and pendent. Base frieze (H 16, Th plaque 2.1, + relief 2.5) has encircling volutes around upright palmettes and pendent cordoned palmette and bud. Diam nail hole 1. Floral band H 10.5.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 280, no. IX:10
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 43.5
  • Width: 46.5R
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/8
  • Height top fascia: 2.5
  • Depth top fascia: 4.2
  • Height main field: 9.5
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5
  • Thickness including relief: 3

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