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3899, Tarquinia, Pian della Civita

  • Record number: 3899
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Pian della Civita
  • Roof element: Antefixes, floral
  • Comparanda: Acquarossa antefix with painted palmette 600-575 B.C. and antefix with shell frame from Cumae leading to later Capuan types. Acquarossa example a simplification of Tarquinia models of more complex form.
  • Remarks: Miniature antefix of half rosette/palmette. What resembles cordons on published drawing are thin channels. Bottom left part preserved.
  • Bibliography: Ciaghi 1986, p. 137, no. 492, fig. 145; p. 165; Ciaghi 1999, pp. 12, 20-21, Pl. 13.1
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche e figurate/Elementi fittili di copertura. Author: Ciaghi, S.. Journal and volume number: Gli Etruschi di Tarquinia, ed. M. Bonghi Jovino. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1986
    Le terrecotte. Author: Ciaghi, S.. Journal and volume number: Tarchna. Scavi e ricerche a Tarquinia 2. Publication Date: 1999. Pages: 1-41
  • Type of decoration: Half rosette/palmette
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museum Excavation Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 2.1
  • Width: 3.5
  • MPD: 1.7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8

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