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940, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple repair

  • Record number: 940
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple repair
  • Position: Pediment left slope
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment with 3 horse heads, facing to right. Counterparts to triga horses on 15800 with raised fan mane, but here larger (W near horse head 2.2 vs. 2.0 on 15800, W 3 horse heads 4.8 vs. 4.4 on 15800). Trace of brown paint on near horse. Nail holes at right break & at top break
  • Bibliography: Gjerstad 1960, p. 454, fig. 282.6; Sommella Mura 1977a, p. 76, figs. 5 bottom left & 8 right; Winter 2009a, pp. 362-363, 5.D.2.a
  • Publication record: Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    L'area sacra di S. Omobono: la decorazione architettonica del tempio arcaico. Author: Sommella Mura, A.. Journal and volume number: PP 32. Publication Date: 1977. Pages: 62-128
    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: Chariot procession to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8.8
  • Width: 8.5
  • MPD: 2.6
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4
  • Paint: Brown 5YR 4/4
  • Condition: Broken on all sides
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 2.6
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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