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7145, Acquarossa, Zone G; Roof G:2

  • Record number: 7145
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone G; Roof G:2
  • Roof element: Antefixes, floral
  • Remarks: Antefix Type IV. Painted plaque with white-on-red palmette. Back of plaque smoothed, bottom edge beveled. D including band across front top edge, D 1.3. Right corner missing. Lower part of cover tile.
  • Bibliography: Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte 1972, p. 30, no. 55, Pl. VII.a; CÖ. Wikander 1981, p. 124, figs. 77-78; Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 45, no. I:11; Winter 2009a, p. 84, 2.C.1.c, fig. 2.4, Ill. 2.4.3
  • Publication record: Acquarossa I.1: The painted architectural terracottas. Catalogue and architectural context
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria
    Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Painted palmette
  • Current Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro: Ant G7 67-2109
  • Height: 9.1
  • Width: 16
  • MPD: 7.8
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/8
  • Paint: Red surface front paint 10R 4/6. Cream overpaint 10YR 8/3. White-on-red decoration
  • Inner H cover tile: 7.8
  • Outer H cover tile: 9.1
  • Inner W cover tile: 12.2
  • Outer W cover tile: 16
  • Thickness tile: 1.4
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