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1014, Rome, Capitoline hill south slope

  • Record number: 1014
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Capitoline hill south slope
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Hanging curtains
  • Remarks: Fragment with finished top edge (D 2.2) with part of longitudinal channel. Relief lotus preserving right-hand petal ending in volute spirals, above part of pendent palmette. Cream slip on back & front, black ground & band on lotus calyx, red-purple outlining lotus leaves, on calyx & on single bud/petals. Th plaque 2.1, + relief 2.4
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 343, No. I:9; Gjerstad 1960, p. 202, fig. 128.4; La grande Roma 1990, p. 73, 3.6.18
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
  • Associated elements: 20091
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7.8
  • Width: 9.4
  • MPD: 2.4
  • Clay: 5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 7/3, red-purple 7.5R 3/4, black
  • Condition: Broken on all sides except top edge

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