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5753, Orvieto, Campo della Fiera - Giardino della Regina

  • Record number: 5753
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Campo della Fiera - Giardino della Regina
  • Roof element: Antefixes
  • Comparanda: Larger than 00/34 but equal type
  • Remarks: Fragment of antefix shell with outer rounded edge, thin raised fillet, concave band with relief upright palmette and upright and horizontal lotus frieze above volute bands. Palmette with inward turned flame leaves. 2nd, inner concave band with relief zigzag(?) pattern. Pink-orange clay of 3rd cent. B.C. Scar of strut on back shows that this piece is from upper left of antefix.
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Clay: Pink-orange

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