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6696, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6696
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Painted wall plaques
  • Remarks: Painted wall plaque. H top fascia with painted zigzag 13.4. Th 3.2. D top tang. 1.5, Th plaque 2.5. Main frieze with painted horse to left with nude rider holding mane.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1953, pp. 72-73, no. 3, fig. 51; Etruschi, le antiche metropoli 2008, p. 207, no. 18.5
  • Publication record: Etruschi, le antiche metropoli del Lazio. Author: Torelli, M. & A.M. Moretti Sgubini. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 2008
    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: Zigzag/horse with nude rider
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 37
  • Width: 24
  • Paint: Red-brown zigzag pattern 2.5YR 4/4, horse 10R 4/4. Skin of rider (male?) 5YR 4/6. At left edge black tree trunk with light brown leaves.
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