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3703, Ardea, Temple on Acropolis

  • Record number: 3703
  • Site: Ardea
  • Building or zone: Temple on Acropolis
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Comparanda: Temple of Juno Sospita at Lanuvium (Andrén 1940, no. I:9)
  • Remarks: Eaves tile decorated on soffit with 2 rows of meander with geometric "rosettes" in spaces. Incised network. Tile pierced obliquely by small channels designed for lead fastenings for hanging curtain. Est. W border 37.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 439, no. I:3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
  • Type of decoration: Meander/geometric rosettes
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Width: 55 est.
  • Soffit decoration type: Meander
  • Soffit decoration type: Meander

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