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7556, Tuscania, Ara del Tufo, funerary sacellum

  • Record number: 7556
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Ara del Tufo, funerary sacellum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque showing warrior's departure to right.
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, p. 169, 177 n. 29, fig. 35 right; Winter 2009a, pp. 262-263, 4.D.4.a, Ill. 4.8.1; Moretti Sgubini & Ricciardi in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 76-78; Winter in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 296-297
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tetti di terracotta: La decorazione architettonica fittile tra Etruria e Lazio in età arcaica. Atti delle giornate di studio, Sapienza-Università di Roma, 25 marzo e 25 ottobre 2010
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene to right (Departing warrior II)
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico: AdT 80/149, 152, 154, 155, 163
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 20.1
  • Width: 13.6
  • Paint: Cream slip on 2nd, 4th strigils and background.
  • Condition: Right part of figured frieze and part of strigils above
  • Height main field: 17.2
  • Thickness plaque: 2.3
  • Thickness including relief: 3
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