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7224, Acquarossa, Zone F

  • Record number: 7224
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone F
  • Roof element: Acroteria, disk
  • Remarks: Ridgepole end disk acroterion(?) with five concentric circles in relief. Classified as Antefix Type VII, Diam 17.8, Th 0.9-2.2. Th plaque 2.1. Est Diam ridgepole 8.3. W raised round outer moulding 1.1, projecting beyond cover tile 2. W raised lower 2nd moulding 1.4. W raised lower 3rd moulding 1.3. W raised central moulding 1. Diam raised central moulding 4.4. Cover tile backer H inner 6, outer 8, W inner 9.2, outer 13.1. Overhang 7.5.
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 47, no. I:22, Antefix Type VII; Ö. Wikander 1986, p. 133, Ant F19 & Imb F53, figs. 69, 71; Winter 2009a, pp. 119-120, 2.E.10, Ill. 2.18.2
  • Publication record: Acquarossa VI.1: The roof-tiles. Catalogue and architectural context. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1986
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria. Author: Stopponi, S. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    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
  • Type of decoration: Disk with five concentric circles in relief
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 17.8
  • Width: 17.8
  • Clay: 5YR 4/4
  • Paint: Red paint: top of cover tile, outer channels, 2nd, 3rd moulding. White: side edges and channels. White-on-red decoration
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