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3902, Tarquinia, Pian della Civita

  • Record number: 3902
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Pian della Civita
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Deeply projecting top of 4 concave tongues with squared back edge (W 4.3), with curved back edges to either side. Non-penetrating nail hole in wall of squared edge, Diam 0.6. D squared edge 6.1. D strigils at break, center 1.7, ridge 2.
  • Bibliography: Ciaghi 1999, pp. 18-20, Pl. 11.2-3; Winter 2009a, p. 275, 4.D.6.b
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues
  • Current Collection: Museum Excavation Storerooms: 85/6
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: 2.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Red on fascia front and soffit 5R 4/4.
  • Height top fascia: 2
  • Height strigil: 4
  • Width strigil: 2.8-3
  • Height strigil: 4
  • Width strigil: 2.8-3

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