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7522, Tuscania, Sasso Pizzuto

  • Record number: 7522
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Sasso Pizzuto
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Painted plaque at Pyrgi (Pyrgi 1988-1989, pp. 144-151, figs. 96-100, revetment plaque A:7)
  • Remarks: Fragment of sima with concave tongues and fascia decorated with running wave pattern in low relief, red painted, a motive found only in painting at Pyrgi on revetment plaques of 500-450 B.C.
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, p. 179
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania. Author: Sgubini Moretti, A.M. & L. Ricciardi. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 163-181
  • Associated elements: Also 4 other fragments of sima equal to this one now in Raccolta Comunale
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/running wave in relief
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14
  • Width: 16.5
  • MPD: 7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Orange-red paint on wave and ground 10R 4/8.

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