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7140, Acquarossa, Sporadic

  • Record number: 7140
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Sporadic
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques
  • Remarks: Fragment of revetment plaque of Type II. Fragment of vertical plaque with transition to horizontal element. Upper finished edge. Painted decoraiton: horizontal line along upper edge, pendent, interlocked semicircles suspended from a circle. From the bottom of each semicircle, 5 vertical lines. Black incrustation has taken place of white paint. Thick!!
  • Bibliography: CÖ. Wikander 1981, p. 155, figs. 92, 95; Winter 2009a, pp. 89-92, 2.D.1.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa I.1: The painted architectural terracottas. Catalogue and architectural context
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Interlocked semicircles with pendent lines
  • Current Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro: Rev Sp31 75-454
  • MPD: 2.8
  • Clay: Brown
  • Paint: Light gray-brown slip covered with dark red paint. White-on-red decoration

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