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907, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 907
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Horizontal architrave
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with flat, tall torus above figured frieze, broken from crowning cavetto. Preserves frieze with wing of horse, reins, goad. Crisp mould. Traces of red-brown on torus. Nail hole to right of goad (Diam 0.7)
  • Bibliography: La grande Roma 1990, pp. 126-127 5.1.31; Winter 2009a, pp. 363-364, 5.D.2.c
  • Publication record: La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    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
  • Type of decoration: Torus/chariot procession to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.6
  • Width: 32.5
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4
  • Paint: Red-brown 2.5YR 4/6
  • Condition: Restored from 8 fragments
  • Height top fascia: 7.9 torus
  • Thickness plaque: 1.3

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