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2314, Vulci, Tempio Grande

  • Record number: 2314
  • Site: Vulci
  • Building or zone: Tempio Grande
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Remarks: Floral shell fragment (Th 2-3.5) from antefix of unknown type, preserving central palmette of 7 leaves and part of lotus, joined at bottom by volutes; below, rounded moulding (W 1.5) with painted chevron. Deeply curved top, center of shell.
  • Bibliography: Moretti Sgubini 1997, p. 155, fig. 9 top
  • Publication record: Il Tempio Grande di Vulci: le terrecotte architettoniche di fase arcaica. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles II. Place of publication: Amsterdam. Publication Date: 1997. Pages: 151-166
  • Type of decoration: Floral shell
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 19.7
  • Width: 18.5
  • MPD: 9
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6 with pink core 10YR 7/4
  • Paint: Red 7.5R 4/6. Palmette with white edges, red center, black ground.
  • Height palmette: 13+
  • Type shell: Floral
  • Width shell: 15+

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