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2471, Velletri, Temple "delle Stimmate"

  • Record number: 2471
  • Site: Velletri
  • Building or zone: Temple "delle Stimmate"
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragmentary revetment plaque preserving part of relief meander/figured frieze with horse race to left. Diam pinwheel on shield 7.3. H relief meander 2.4+. Diam nail hole 0.8.
  • Bibliography: Mancini 1915, pp. 84-85, no. 7, fig. 12; AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 411, no. I:4; Fortunati 1989, p. 77, no. II.11, pl. XVI; La grande Roma 1990, p. 203, 8.6.7 & 8.6.9-10; Fortunati 1989, p. 77, no. II.11, Pl. XVI; Winter 2009a, pp. 356-357, 5.D.1.c
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Il tempio delle Stimmate
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Relief meander/armed riders to left
  • Current Collection: Museo Civico: 528
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 23.4
  • Width: 21
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Near horse white 10YR 7/4. Far horse red-brown 2.5YR 5/6. Shield white with black pinwheel. Red-brown meander, riders' skin. Black hair and bottom border. Gold helmet.
  • Height main field: 19.9
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.9

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