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7213, Acquarossa, Zone G, House A, Roof G:3

  • Record number: 7213
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone G, House A, Roof G:3
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Fragment of cutout acroterion of antithetic animals and Gorgon/Gorgoneion antefix. Fragment of right eye. MPW eyelids 7. Pupil in round relief; eyebrown and eyelids raised ridges.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 30, AR26, fig. 13, pl. 2; Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 46, no. I:18; Architettura etrusca nel Viterbese 1986, pp. 66, 78, no. 109, figs. 68, 70; Winter 2009a, p. 112, 2.E.6.b
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
    Architettura etrusca nel Viterbese. Ricerche svedesi a San Giovenale e Acquarossa 1956-1986
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Antithetic animals & Gorgon/ Gorgoneion(?)
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Archeologico: AR26 AR IX 67-2075
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.4
  • Width: 12.5
  • MPD: 4
  • Paint: Traces of red.

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