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4055, Campania

  • Record number: 4055
  • Site: Campania
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with pendent palmettes. Plaque fragment broken on 3 edges, preserving finished bottom edge with cutout pendent palmette below heart, 2 volutes and horizontal band, all in low relief. At left and right, traces of 2nd palmette. Diam recessed volute eye 1.4. H heart 3.5. H vertical band 1.6. No Munsell color readings possible.
  • Bibliography: Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 238, C2.29
  • Publication record: Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder. Author: Kunze, M., & V. Kästner (eds.). Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1988
  • Type of decoration: Pendent palmettes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Szépmüveszeti Muzeum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.7
  • Width: 16.1
  • MPD: 2.5
  • Clay: Appears brown
  • Paint: Plaque surface appears white. Black on bottom edge of plaque between palmettes and edges of 3rd and 5th leaves. Traces on red on 1st, 4th (central) and 7th leaves and in volute eyes.
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5
  • Thickness including relief: 2.6
  • Width palmette: 11.6

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