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7215, Acquarossa, Zone G, Roof G:3

  • Record number: 7215
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone G, Roof G:3
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Cutout acroterion of antithetic animals and Gorgon/Gorgoneion(?). On better finished side, shallow finger channel, red paint. On roughed side, red paint over which white stripes. ARIX?
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 33, fig. 13, Pl. 7, AR29, p. 61; Winter 2009a, p. 112, 2.E.6.b
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Antithetic animals & Gorgon/Gorgoneion(?)
  • Current Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro: AR29 ARIX(?)68-415
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Paint: White-on-red decoration

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