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6901, Pyrgi

  • Record number: 6901
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Position: Pediment left slope
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with painted meander. Th vertical plaque top 3.3, bottom 4.7. Finished left corner with beginning of flange, Th 2.3, therefore from left slope. H undercut 1.9. Back of plaque thickens at bottom for flange. Not certain if flange ran along vertical plaque-- probably not beyond corner H 5.2. Diam red half-circle on soffit 5.8. Guidelines incised for meander.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1970, pp. 658-659, fig. 501.1; Winter 2009a, p. 419, 6.A.2.f
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1959-1967). Journal and volume number: NSc II. Supplemento al vol. XXIV. Publication Date: 1970
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Associated elements: 39644, 32547 + 32626 + 34603 + 44423
  • Type of decoration: Painted meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.4
  • Width: 20.6
  • MPD: 8.4
  • Clay: 5YR 7/6
  • Paint: Cream paint on front and back 10YR 8/3. Red-purple meander 5R 3/3. Red-brown 10R 5/4.
  • Th. tile backer: 3.9-4.1
  • Thickness tile backer: 3.9-4.1
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