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6897, Pyrgi

  • Record number: 6897
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Roof element: Tiles, geison
  • Remarks: Geison tile B:6. Later replacement for 36203 and 37858 etc. H taenia 10.8. H top fascia 3.5. H recessed fascia 7. Top fascia painted with top black band and small pendent rectangles above red-brown band with upright rectangles. Top fascia soffit black D 0.9. Recessed fascia painted with meander with black band along top and red along bottom. Soffit has black/white/red stripes D 1.8. Inner bottom fascia has black horizontal stripes at top and bottom, H 2.3 and also ledge painted black. Cavetto painted with tongue pattern with red center H 4, W 2, with cream band W 0.8 on black ground. Black band at base beyond which zigzag D 9.7 in black/white/red/white between black bands; total D 12.5. On top right, raised side edge, square, H inner 4.6, outer 9.2, W 5.2, beginning 4 cm from front edge with W 5.8, broken-off oblique edge, L oblique cut 5.5, cut part 2.8. Near center break, scar of oval projection MPW 7, MPD 5, beginning 13 cm from front edge and 19.8 from raised side edge.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1970, pp. 390f, figs. 305-306
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1959-1967). Journal and volume number: NSc II. Supplemento al vol. XXIV. Publication Date: 1970
  • Type of decoration: Painted meanders, stripes, tongue pattern, zigzags
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15.7
  • Width: 33.5
  • MPD: 29
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