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5860, Orvieto, Belvedere

  • Record number: 5860
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Belvedere
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Fragment of sculpture preserving plinth with horse hoof to left. To right, finished side edge. Scar of 2nd hoof near inner break. H plinth 2.6. H of red part of decoration 3.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 177, no. II:16; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 377, 16.1.26; Strazzulla 1989, p. 979, pl. II.d
  • 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
    La decorazione frontonale del tempio del Belvedere di Orvieto. Author: Strazzulla, M.J.. Journal and volume number: Atti Firenze. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 971-982
  • Type of decoration: Horse hoof to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • MPD: 10.5
  • Paint: Plinth painted black on top, front with battlement pattern, black above, red below.

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