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7752, Veii, Piazza d' Armi

  • Record number: 7752
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Piazza d' Armi
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque with 2 chariots to left and lead warrior. Armed charioteer. Top fascia has meander. H head charioteer 3.1, H walking warrior head 3.9. L torso horse est. 12.5. H cuirass 2.8. H knee-foot 5. D shield 6. MPH dog 7.6. H chariot 5.3. Diam wheel 5.4. Round decoration on chariot, Diam .7. H charioteer 9.5 from crest to chariot center.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 8-9, no. 4, series 1; Stefani 1944, col. 246, fig. 46; Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte 1972, p. 85, no. 173, Pl. XXIV.a; Andrén 1974, p. 7, Pl. XXV.56; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 50, no. I.b.1; Winter 2009a, pp. 252-253, 4.D.1.b, fig. 4.7, Ill. 4.5.2
  • 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
    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
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    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: Chariots to left & lead warrior
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 22.8R
  • Width: 55R
  • MPD: 2.7
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4 (2.5YR 4/4 at fresh break)
  • Paint: Traces of yellow on meander. Red ground 2.5YR 4/4. Black outlines and line at top of frieze.
  • Height top fascia: 4
  • Depth top fascia: 2.7
  • Height main field: 17.1
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 2.3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Soffit decoration type: 3 black bands/ red rectangles on soffit.
  • Soffit decoration type: 3 black bands/ red rectangles on soffit.
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