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6536, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6536
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Lateral simas(?)
  • Comparanda: Velletri, NSc 1915, p. 77, Fig. 5
  • Remarks: Lateral sima(?) soffit with painted lotus and palmette. Handpainted without guidelines. Diam white circles 4.5, + black 5.2. D brown band 3.7, black band 2.2, white band 2.7. On top scars from raised side edges.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1953, p. 55, fig. 30d, 1st phase; Winter 2009a, pp. 339-340, 5.B.2.a, Ill. 5.8; Belelli Marchesini in Tetti di terracotta 2011a, p. 284, pl. XII.a
  • Publication record: 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
    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. Journal and volume number: Officina Etruscologia 5. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2011
    Veio. Tempio detto dell'Apollo. Esplorazione e sistemazione del santuario. Author: Stefani, E.. Journal and volume number: NSc. Publication Date: 1953. Pages: 29-112
  • Type of decoration: Painted lotus & palmette
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 2.5
  • Width: 48
  • MPD: 25.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Brown 5YR 4/3. White 10YR 8/3.
  • Thickness tile: 2.5
  • Width raised side edge: 3.5
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