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7256, Acquarossa, Zone B

  • Record number: 7256
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone B
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque Type III with painted strigil. Right edge of revetment plaque with thick top fascia, below which a cavetto with 2 nail holes and painted red/white strigils with rounded tops. Recessed fascia below, painted red. D bottom of cavetto 3.6. Diam nail holes 0.6. D plaque 3.1. Top of plaque cutout behind cavetto except for band at right edge, W 4.
  • Bibliography: CÖ. Wikander 1981, p. 44, figs. 19, 24; Architettura etrusca nel Viterbese 1986, pp. 64-65, figs. 64-64a, no. 104, p. 77, Rev B68; Winter 2009a, pp. 95-96, 2.D.3.b, fig.
  • Publication record: Acquarossa I.1: The painted architectural terracottas. Catalogue and architectural context
    Architettura etrusca nel Viterbese. Ricerche svedesi a San Giovenale e Acquarossa 1956-1986
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Painted strigil
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Archeologico: Rev B68 70-45
  • Height: 12.5
  • Width: 18.8
  • MPD: 8.6
  • Paint: White-on-red decoration. Recessed fascia painted red. Traces of cream paint on top fascia.
  • Height top fascia: 4
  • Depth top fascia: 4
  • Width strigil: 1.6-2.5
  • Thickness plaque: 3.1
  • Width strigil: 1.6-2.5
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