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3705, Ardea, Temple on Acropolis

  • Record number: 3705
  • Site: Ardea
  • Building or zone: Temple on Acropolis
  • Roof element: Hanging curtains
  • Comparanda: Satricum (Andrén 1940, no. II:26) and Segni (Andrén 1940, no. I:9)
  • Remarks: Hanging curtain for eaves tile. Pendent palmettes and flat discs set between pairs of S-spirals, 5-leaf palmettes, cordoned edges. Narrow grooves in top and side edges for liquid lead.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 440, no. I:4, Pl. 135:472
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Pendent palmettes/flat discs/S-spirals
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8

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