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1466, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 1466
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Relief revetment plaque with top fascia/concave tongues/roll/flat fascia with painted hook meander/roll/relief floral frieze with upper register of palmettes with flame-shaped petal alternating with double volutes above pendent lotuses and 9-petal palmettes. Placement numbers painted on top
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 115-116, No. I:19, Pl. 43:141; Helbig4 III, pp. 710-711, No. 2801
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlungen klassischer Altertümer in Rome, Bd. 1-4. 4., völlig neu bearb. Aufl. Hrsg. Von H. Speier. Author: Helbig, W.. Place of publication: Tübingen. Publication Date: 1963-1972
  • Associated elements: 12422
  • Type of decoration: Fascia/concave tongues/painted diagonal bands/painted hook meander/painted diagonal bands/relief floral frieze
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 42.5
  • Width: 42.8
  • Clay: 5Y 8/3
  • Paint: Red 7.5R 4/4-4/6 on alternate strigil tops & central vertical bands, diagonal bands on rolls, upright hooks on meander, ground inside double volutes, palmette hearts, ground between lotus petals; black alternate strigil tops & central vertical bands, diagonal bands on rolls, pendent hooks on meander, ground behind floral relief, white
  • Condition: Restored from many fragments
  • Height top fascia: 3
  • Depth top fascia: 7
  • Height strigil: 7.5
  • Width strigil: 4.5
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height central fascia: 7.7
  • Decoration central fascia: painted hook meander
  • Height lower roll: 2
  • Decoration lower roll: Painted diagonal bands
  • Height main field: 21.5
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Height strigil: 7.5
  • Width strigil: 4.5
  • Concave: yes
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