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6068, Veii, Piazza d'Armi oikos

  • Record number: 6068
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Piazza d'Armi oikos
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Relief revetment plaque with figured frieze of armed rider, chariot, and walking hoplite to right. Short strigils/flat band/figured frieze/fillet/bottom border. Th ca. 2. Dist between strigils 0.7. D flat band 2.1. H fillet groundline 0.3, D 2.1. H projecting border 1.2, D 2.2. H chariot horse 15.1, W torso 13, Diam right shield 5.1. Strigil top cut off flush with band above.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 8-9, no. 4, series 2; Stefani 1944, col. 249, fig. 52; Andrén 1974, pp. 6-7, fig. 58, Pl. XXVI; Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte 1972, p. 92, no. 185, Pl. XXV.a; Winter 2009a, pp. 253-254, 4.D.2.a, Ill. 4.6.1; Winter et al. 2009, Table 3
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte. Author: Colonna, G. & C.E. Östenberg. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 1972
    New light on the production of decorated roofs of the 6th c. B.C. at sites in and around Rome. Author: Winter, N.A., I. Iliopoulos, A.J. Ammerman. Journal and volume number: JRA 22. Publication Date: 2009
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    Scavi archeologici a Veio, in contrada Piazza d'Armi. Author: Stefani, E.. Journal and volume number: MonAnt 40. Publication Date: 1944. Pages: 228-290
    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: Departing warrior to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 22.7
  • Width: 51.5
  • Paint: Surface color dark red-brown 2.5YR 4/4.
  • Height top fascia: 1
  • Depth top fascia: 2-2.1
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 2.5
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 16.6
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.5
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 2.5
  • Convex: yes
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