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5225, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 5225
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque decorated with 9-petal palmettes and spiky lotus hanging from double row of horizontal S-spirals enclosing hearts and diamonds. Th 1.8. Finished right edge, cutout bottom.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, p. 422-423, D718; Andrén 1940, p. 431, no.II:20, Pl. 132:463
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17
  • Width: 30.5
  • Clay: 10YR 7/2
  • Paint: Light brown slip 10YR 7/2. Brick red between horizontal scrolls 7.5R 4/4. Purple-red on palmettes 7.5R 3/4.

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