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6956, Acquarossa, Zone F, Roof F:7

  • Record number: 6956
  • Site: Acquarossa
  • Building or zone: Zone F, Roof F:7
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Pelta-shaped cutout acroterion VII preserving volute painted red on all sides. Th 2.8. On outer edge scar from attachment of other element along one edge L 4, W 1.7. Stratigraphic date of 600 B.C. for destruction layer including fragments.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p.150 (for date), p. 27, fig. 8, Pl. 6; Winter 2009a, p. 110, 2.E.6.a
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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: Volute
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation storerooms in Palazzo S. Pietro
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 11.1
  • Width: 8
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: 10R 4/8.

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