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7127, Acquarossa, Zone H

  • Record number: 7127
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone H
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque Type I B with painted double guilloche. Handmade, very irregular. H top moulding 2, with painted tongue pattern with vertical hatching along bottom. H flat plaque 13.2, Th top 2.6, bottom 1.9. H double guilloche 10.5. Diam circle ca. 2.5+, outline 3.5. H bottom border of diagonal bands 2.8. Back lumpy, uneven.
  • Bibliography: Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte 1972, p. 30, no. 64, Pl. IX.b; CÖ. Wikander 1981, pp. 134-135, figs. 87-88, Rev H7; Winter 2009a, p. 95, 2.D.3.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa I.1: The painted architectural terracottas. Catalogue and architectural context
    Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Painted tongue pattern/double guilloche/diagonal bands
  • Current Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro: Rev H7 69-419
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15.6
  • Width: 47.9
  • MPD: 5
  • Clay: Orange 2.5YR 4/6
  • Paint: Red 10R 4/6. Cream 10YR 7/4. White-on-red decoration
  • Thickness plaque: 2.6-1.9
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