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873, Rome

  • Record number: 873
  • Site: Rome
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: For meander, cf. Caprifico revetment plaques 520 B.C.
  • Remarks: Relief frieze plaque with upper cross-meander with alternating bird & star-flower in boxes, above band of pendent palmette & thick lotus bud hanging from double spirals. Nail hole in meander
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 365, No. I:6, Pl. 109:390
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Relief cross meander with bird & star-flower/pendent palmette & lotus bud
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15
  • Width: 13.5
  • Condition: Broken on all sides
  • Decoration central fascia: Relief cross meander
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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