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1093, Rome, Palatine hill - near Archaic cistern/Scalae Caci

  • Record number: 1093
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Palatine hill - near Archaic cistern/Scalae Caci
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Velletri: Andrén 1940, No. I:3; La grande Roma 1990, 8.6.11-14. Veii: Andrén 1940, Sporadic No. 2, Fig. 14.2
  • Remarks: Fragment preserving right-hand charioteer's hands, painted red, light brown reins & black horse head with light brown mane with red stripe(s?) on dark brown ground
  • Bibliography: Gjerstad 1960, p. 85, fig. 55.3; La grande Roma 1990, p. 93, 4.1.18; Winter 2009a, pp.353-355, 5.D.1.a
  • Publication record: Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    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
  • Associated elements: 1359 12014
  • Type of decoration: Chariot race to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium palatino
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10
  • Width: 9
  • MPD: 2.8
  • Clay: 2.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Red 10R 5/8, light brown 7.5YR 6/6, dark brown 10YR 5/3, black
  • Condition: Broken on all sides
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2.2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.8
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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