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6672, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6672
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaque with upper fascia with double guilloche, between rolls with painted diagonal bands; below, relief anthemion with palmettes and lotuses hanging from arches. One example cut obliquely on right side, indicating position at apex of pediment. Letters painted on reverse.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1953, p. 61, b, figs. 37-39; Santuari d'Etruria 1985, p. 105, 5.1.D.2; Etruschi, le antiche metropoli 2008, p. 205, no. 16
  • Publication record: Etruschi, le antiche metropoli del Lazio
    Santuari d'Etruria
    Veio. Tempio detto dell'Apollo. Esplorazione e sistemazione del santuario
  • Type of decoration: Floral/double guilloche
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: VEX 20
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 33
  • Width: 52

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