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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. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Tarquinia e le civiltà del Mediterraneo. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 127-144
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia. Author: Cataldi, M.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 207-220
    The Archaic Etruscan sima. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Journal and volume number: Murlo and the Etruscans, ed. R. De Puma & J. Small. Place of publication: Madison, WI. Publication Date: 1994. Pages: 47-63
  • Type of decoration: Feline to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • 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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