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1279, Rome, Forum Romanum - Regia II?

  • Record number: 1279
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum - Regia II?
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Tiles, ridge
  • Remarks: Large semicylindrical ridge tile with no raised edge, suggesting that fragment belongs to smaller end. On each side a semicircular opening for insertion of cover tile (W 14) with centers 27 & 28 from preserved end. Early red fabric.
  • Bibliography: Ö. Wikander 1993a, p. 67, no. K 27; Downey 1995, pp. 90-91, no. 46; Winter 2009a, p. 45, 1.H.3
  • Publication record: Acquarossa VI.2: The roof-tiles. Typology and technical features. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993
    Architectural terracottas from the Regia. Author: Downey, S.B.. Journal and volume number: PAAR 30. Place of publication: Ann Arbor, MI. Publication Date: 1995
    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
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium forense
  • Height: 10
  • Width: 39
  • MPD: 22.5-25
  • Clay: 10R 5/6
  • Condition: 7 joining fragments giving profile of one end
  • Thickness tile: 1.5-2

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