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1245, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 1245
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Position: Pediment apex?
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of half of round shield, flat but with inner scar of 2 cross-walls at right angles (W 3-3.7). Painted out outer bands in red/white/black,with inner decoration of meander? with red/white/black bands. From 2nd group of warriors at opposite end of ridge from 12463?
  • Associated elements: 2nd fragment of different type of shield, with same inventory number; 12463?
  • Type of decoration: Round shield with painted bands & meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 16
  • Width: 18.1
  • MPD: 2.4
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream surface 10YR 7/3, red 7.5R 4/4
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