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3830, Tarquinia, Basamento Semicircolare

  • Record number: 3830
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Basamento Semicircolare
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: 2542, 5033
  • Remarks: Low sima fragment with painted lotus and bud. Finished top & bottom edges with scar from flat tile backer (Th 3.8) at bottom of back. Soffit painted with red band at front then black and red buds(?).
  • Bibliography: Cataldi 1993, p. 212, no. 31, fig. 18 right; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 81, no. I.e.15; Winter 2006c, p. 134, fig. 14
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Tarquinia e le civiltà del Mediterraneo. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 127-144
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia. Author: Cataldi, M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 207-220
  • Type of decoration: Painted lotus & buds
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 7.3
  • Width: 10.4
  • MPD: 3.1
  • Clay: 10YR 7/3
  • Paint: Light brown slip 10YR 7/3, purple-red 7.5R 4/4, black
  • Thickness plaque: 3.1
  • Soffit decoration type: Red band at front then black and red buds(?).
  • Soffit decoration type: Red band at front then black and red buds(?).

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