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5577, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5577
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Floral revetment plaques decorated with addorsed palmettes and 2 S-spirals set diagonally. Preserves right side of plaque. H strigil tops 2, D 4.5. W interstices 0.6. Shallow concave tongues. D roll 2.4. Diam nail hole 1.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 183, no. II:45, II:46, Pl. 70:231; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 380, 16.1.35-36
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    La civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Associated elements: 256, 287
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 30R
  • Width: 23R
  • Clay: 5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Red central vertical stripe on strigils. Red ground.
  • Height strigil: 4.5
  • Width strigil: 2.8
  • Height main field: 22.7
  • Thickness plaque: 2.4
  • Thickness including relief: 2.7
  • Height strigil: 4.5
  • Width strigil: 2.8
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