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7244, Acquarossa, Zone G, Roof G:1

  • Record number: 7244
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone G, Roof G:1
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Comparanda: Similar 69-190 but not same mould.
  • Remarks: Lateral sima with feline-head waterspout in relief with white-on-red painted decoration. Th plaque 2. Finished edges along mouth. L eye 5.3. Relief pupil. Probably mouldmade. Underside lumpy.
  • Bibliography: Ö. Wikander 1986, pp. 187-188, Sima G23, fig. 102; Ö. Wikander 1993a, p. 95, Roof G:1, and pp. 150-152, fig. 58b; Winter 2009a, pp. 77-78, 2.B.1.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa VI.1: The roof-tiles. Catalogue and architectural context. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1986
    Acquarossa VI.2: The roof-tiles. Typology and technical features. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Feline head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes(?)
  • Height: 11.1
  • Width: 9.1
  • Paint: Dark red paint 10R 4/4-4/6. Cream 10YR 8/3.

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