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5212, Lanuvium

  • Record number: 5212
  • Site: Lanuvium
  • Roof element: Openwork cresting
  • Remarks: Openwork cresting decorated with palmettes at top, coupled pairs of volute tendrils, fluted conical flower-cups with flame-like buds above. 3 open arches. Flat ribbons. Better workmanship than D713 but still reworked.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, p. 422, D714; Andrén 1940, p. 435, no. III:11, Pl. 133:465
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum. Author: Walters, H.B.. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1903
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: British Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 28
  • Width: 32.8
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4- 5/3

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