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2527, Rusellae, Valley below Roman forum

  • Record number: 2527
  • Site: Rusellae
  • Building or zone: Valley below Roman forum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque with 2 hind horse legs to right. High raised border with box meander H 4.4, D 2.3. Soffit box meander.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 371, 5.D.4.a, fig. 5.24; Rafanelli in Tetti di terracotta 2011, p. 42, fig. 9
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    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
  • Type of decoration: Chariot procession to right
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico della Maremma: R.3326
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.8
  • Width: 11.2
  • Clay: red
  • Paint: Near horse red with white hoof, far horse black with black hoof. White ground.
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 2.3
  • Soffit decoration type: Box meander
  • Soffit decoration type: Box meander

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