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2463, Velletri, Temple "delle Stimmate"

  • Record number: 2463
  • Site: Velletri
  • Building or zone: Temple "delle Stimmate"
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with band of concave tongues/flat torus with painted scale pattern in oblique rows/figured frieze with biga with winged horse (H 19.2) to left, carrying charioteer and female passenger wearing mantle and pointed cap (H 15.8), followed by walking figure at right (H 20). Diam nail holes 0.6. Chariot parapet decorated with palmette.
  • Bibliography: Mancini 1915, pp. 79-80, no. 2, fig. 7; Andrén 1940, p. 410, no. I:2, Pl. 126:443, fig. 13:3; Gantz 1974-1975, fig. 2; Fortunati 1989, p. 71, no. II:4, Pl. XIII, p. 72, no. II:5, Pl. XIII; La grande Roma 1990, p. 204, 8.6.15-16; Winter 2009a, pp. 363-364, 5.D.2.c, fig. 5.18, Ill. 5.13.2
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il tempio delle Stimmate. Author: Fortunati, F.R.. Journal and volume number: Museo Civico di Velletri. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 57-87
    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
    Terracotta figured friezes from the workshop of Vulca. Author: Gantz, T.N.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 10. Publication Date: 1974-1975. Pages: 1-22
    The procession frieze from the Etruscan sanctuary at Poggio Civitate. Author: Gantz, T.N.. Journal and volume number: RM 81. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-14
    Velletri. Author: Mancini, G.. Journal and volume number: NSc. Publication Date: 1915. Pages: 68-88
  • Type of decoration: Chariot procession to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 36.9
  • Width: 40.8
  • Paint: Blue-black ground. White drapery on female. Near horse red, far white.
  • Condition: Preserves right half of plaque.
  • Height top fascia: 2
  • Height strigil: 4.7
  • Width strigil: 3.1-3.3
  • Height lower roll: 7.9
  • Height main field: 20.2
  • Height strigil: 4.7
  • Width strigil: 3.1-3.3
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