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1241, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Celle

  • Record number: 1241
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Celle
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Lo Scasato, Civita Castellana Museum 3787: Comella 1993c, pp. 62-63 A 13, Pls. 11a, 25a-c
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with projecting flat fascia/cavetto with floral relief (H 5.8)/roll/frieze with floral design radiating in 4 directions from central boss, with obliquely-placed, outward pointing 8-leaf palmette in each corner, connected by S-spirals to flanking inward-facing palmette with 9 inward curving flame-shaped petals. 3 examples
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 92, No. II:10, Pl. 28:100; Helbig II, p. 345, No. 1785g
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Fascia/floral relief/roll/relief floral frieze
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 45.5
  • Width: 36
  • Condition: Heavily restored
  • Height top fascia: 2.8
  • Depth top fascia: 7
  • Height main field: 36
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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