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4240, Orvieto

  • Record number: 4240
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Roof element: Antefixes, heads
  • Comparanda: Equal type as 33764, TC 7553a, TC 7553c, TC 7553f, TC 7553_?
  • Remarks: Floral antefix shell. Fragment of lower left corner of shell with inner concave band (edges red)/outer roll/floral relief with small palmette circumscribed by concave band ending in volute below lotus with red calyx. At bottom, volute of concave band ending in oval eye in high relief. cutout edge following contour of design. W concave band 1.4. Concave band decorated with red edges.
  • Type of decoration: Floral
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.3
  • Width: 13.9
  • MPD: 4.9
  • Clay: 7.5YR 8/4
  • Paint: Red 10R 4/6.
  • Condition: 1 fragment
  • Width palmette: 4.9
  • Height lotus: 6.7
  • Type shell: Floral
  • Width shell: 10.2
  • Width fascia: 1/ 1.4
  • Torus or flat: roll/conca

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