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1399, Rome, Forum Romanum - area of Temple of Castor & Pollux

  • Record number: 1399
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum - area of Temple of Castor & Pollux
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat tile with one painted side, the other rough & unpainted, but flat. Painted design of upright lotus with red-brown outline, black leaves, red-brown central rounded leaf; to side, closed upright bud with black outline. Flowers connected by tendril
  • Bibliography: Fischer-Hansen 2008, p. 307, KK-10, fig. 310
  • Publication record: Votive and architectural terracottas; Tiles (co-authored with C. Grønne). Author: Fischer-Hansen, T.. Journal and volume number: The Temple of Castor and Pollux II.2. Place of publication: Rome. Publication Date: 2008. Pages: 283-312
  • Type of decoration: Painted floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Danish Academy
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 2.8
  • Width: 14.2
  • MPD: 11.2
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/4 burned (= S. Omobono?)
  • Paint: White, red-brown 2.5YR 3/4, black
  • Thickness tile: 2.5-2.8

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