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961, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 961
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Pediment apex
  • Roof element: Acroterion base
  • Remarks: Fragment with part of large black volute (inner Diam 8.6). Curving finished edge of cutout opening for uppermost cover tile on slope.
  • Bibliography: Mura Sommella 1993, fig. 12c; Winter 2009a, p. 386, 5.E.4; Winter 2011, p. 65, fig. 6
  • Publication record: Ancora sulla decorazione plastica del tempio arcaico del Foro Boario: statue e acroteri. Author: Mura Sommella, A.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 225-232
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    The evolution of bases for acroteria in Etruria and Latium (640/630-510 B.C.). Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles IV. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2011. Pages: 62-68
  • Associated elements: IX5 3979, IX5 3981, 15875, 15873, 15874, 15880, 15881, 15882, 15854, 16259, 16056 (with feline hind legs attached)
  • Type of decoration: Painted volute
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Height: 9.7
  • Width: 15.2
  • MPD: 3
  • Condition: 2 joining fragments

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