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4051, Campania

  • Record number: 4051
  • Site: Campania
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Olympia Gorgon-roof revetment plaque for painted design
  • Remarks: Lower right corner of revetment plaque preserved with scar at top for beginning of roll, missing. Front painted with upright lotus and pendent palmette of 5 plump leaves.
  • Bibliography: Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 238, C2.28
  • Publication record: Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder. Author: Kunze, M., & V. Kästner (eds.). Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1988
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Szépmüveszeti Muzeum
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.5
  • Width: 15.2
  • MPD: 2.3
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/6(?)
  • Paint: White ground 2.5Y 7/2. Dark purple-red for lotus calyx, palmette heart, outlines, 1st, 3rd, 5th leaves, outline of horizontal band, tear-drop above 5R 3/1-3/2. Black lotus leaves, volute bands, 2nd and 4th palmette leaves, band on bottom edge.
  • Width palmette: 7.4

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