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3894, Tarquinia, Pian della Civita

  • Record number: 3894
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Pian della Civita
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: C36/90, C33/11, C33/99, C40/47
  • Remarks: Fragment of floral revetment plaque. Fragment with top of lotus and 3 leaves of palmette with curved band below equal to other fragments. H rounded band 0.9, D 1.8. Nail hole Diam 0.5. Higher round band equal to top with thinner one at bottom or vice versa(?) and therefore a double anthemion(?).
  • Bibliography: Ciaghi 1986, p 131, no. 404; Ciaghi 1999, pp. 19-20, Pl. 12.1; Winter 2006c, pp. 130-131; Winter 2009a, pp. 499-500, 7.D.1
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte
    Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli
    Le terrecotte architettoniche e figurate/Elementi fittili di copertura
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Lotus & palmette
  • Current Collection: Museum Excavation Storerooms: 36/90
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 6.8
  • Width: 6.7
  • Thickness plaque: 1.6
  • Thickness including relief: 1.9
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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