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7526, Tuscania, Ara del Tufo

  • Record number: 7526
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Ara del Tufo
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Acroterion of horse. Faced to left. Back flattened. Diam hoof 4.5. Handmade, solid.
  • Bibliography: Gaultier 1993, p. 191, fig. 19, right; Winter 2009a, p. 298, 4.E.2, Ill. 4.14.2
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche da Tuscania: le collezioni del Louvre e gli scavi recenti nella Ara del Tufo
  • Type of decoration: Horse
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico: AdT 80/286
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 8.5
  • MPD: 4.5
  • Clay: 2.5YR 4/6
  • Paint: Possible black on hoof.
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