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3810, Tarquinia

  • Record number: 3810
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with feline in relief to right. Missing torus at bottom was pierced, channel partly preserved at right of center. Finished left edge painted black as is ground. Hair on backs of both upper hind legs.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 67, no. I:2; Cataldi 1993, p. 212, no. 28, fig. 15; Ö. Wikander 1994, p. 57, no. 44; Winter 2006c, pp. 133-134, fig. 12; Winter 2009a, p. 337, 5.A.3.c, fig. 5.7
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia
    The Archaic Etruscan sima
  • Type of decoration: Feline to right
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 5005
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.7
  • Width: 20.3
  • Clay: 5YR 7/4-6/4
  • Thickness plaque: 4.2-6.5
  • Thickness including relief: 4.5
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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