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1465, Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti

  • Record number: 1465
  • Site: Falerii Veteres/Civita Castellana
  • Building or zone: Sassi Caduti
  • Position: Pediment left corner
  • Roof element: Acroteria, floral plaque
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque of same type as 12423, with finished right edge, 2 concave tongues and bottom of floral relief frieze with half-palmette at lower right edge. To left, elaborate floral relief with concave double volute bands, one above the other, with three-dimensional flower opening to left from interstices
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 115, No. I:18, Pl. 42:139; 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: 12423
  • Type of decoration: Relief double volute bands, flower, concave tongues/relief floral frieze
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 47.5
  • Width: 37
  • MPD: 7.3
  • Condition: Restored from many fragments with lacunae; finished right edge
  • Height top fascia: 3.5
  • Depth top fascia: 6.5
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 3.5
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 3.5
  • Concave: yes
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