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5703, Orvieto, Sporadic find

  • Record number: 5703
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Sporadic find
  • Roof element: Hanging curtains
  • Comparanda: Another example in Philadelphia, University Museum
  • Remarks: Eaves tile curtain decorated with lotuses and buds hanging from row of disks, in low relief. Upper edge has holes for metal cramps and lead castings to fasten curtain to tile. Th 2.5.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 199, no. II:10, Pl. 75:256, fig. 31:F4
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 6.5

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