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7089, Acquarossa, Zone F

  • Record number: 7089
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone F
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Comparanda: Rev M22, Rev M33
  • Remarks: Fragment of revetment plaque of Type II A. Fragment of vertical plaque, bottom edge preserved. Painted decoration: Horizontal band, W 0.8, along bottom edge. Above this, reclining S-pattern, with each S composed of 3 lines. Above this, another horizontal band, W 0.9, ca. 1.7 from another above, W 0.7; above this last, traces of a recurring S-pattern. Painted handmade guilloche.
  • Bibliography: CÖ. Wikander 1981, p. 56, figs. 30, 36; Winter 2009a, pp. 89-92, 2.D.1.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa I.1: The painted architectural terracottas. Catalogue and architectural context. Author: Wikander, C.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1981
    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: Painted handmade guilloche
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro
  • Clay: Brown 2.5YR 3/6
  • Paint: Light brown slip 5YR 5/4, covered with brown-red paint. Red paint 10R 4/4-4/6. Cream 10YR 8/3.
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