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7555, Tuscania, Ara del Tufo, funerary sacellum

  • Record number: 7555
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Ara del Tufo, funerary sacellum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque showing warrior's departure to right. Fragment preserves right edge and lower corner. Burned. Far horse has legs more widely splayed than near. Diam left shield 6.9, right 7.2. Bell corselets, high crested helmets.
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, pp. 169, 177 n. 29, fig. 34 right; Winter 2009a, pp. 262-263, 4.D.4.a, Ill. 4.8.1; Moretti Sgubini & Ricciardi in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 76-78; Winter in Tetti di terracotta 2011, pp. 296-297
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tetti di terracotta: La decorazione architettonica fittile tra Etruria e Lazio in età arcaica. Atti delle giornate di studio, Sapienza-Università di Roma, 25 marzo e 25 ottobre 2010
  • Type of decoration: Warrior's departure to right (Departing warrior II)
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico: AdT 80/299, 300, B, E, R
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 18.9
  • Width: 29
  • Height main field: 17.8
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