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3847, Tarquinia, Near Romanelli Gate

  • Record number: 3847
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Near Romanelli Gate
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque of departing warrior scene(?) to right, showing man in short tunic walking with quiver on his back.
  • Bibliography: Romanelli 1948, p. 236, no. 43, fig. 17c; Cataldi 1993, p. 208, no. 4, fig. 2 center; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 76, no. I.e.4; Winter 2006c, p.129, fig. 4; Winter 2009a, p. 265, 4.D.4.a, fig. 4.14 right
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tarquinia. Scavi e ricerche nell'area della città
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene(?) to right
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 5001
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.2
  • Width: 9.6
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream-brown ground 10YR 8/4. Black quiver case outline, tunic top and skirt with white sleeve edge, hem and belt. Red-purple skin 5R 4/4. White kneecap outline. Bottom of bottom border painted with red oblique stripes on cream ground, widely spaced.
  • Condition: Missing head
  • Thickness plaque: 1.9
  • Thickness including relief: 3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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