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1705, Veii, Piazza d'Armi

  • Record number: 1705
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Piazza d'Armi
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Stefani 1944, cc. 251-252, fig. 53, found near oikos
  • Remarks: Fragment with part of 4 1/2 convex strigils above narrow fascia and frieze with tops of 2 helmeted warriors in profile to right, figure at right with arms forward holding reins, indicating that he is a charioteer.
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 34 I.E.11; Winter 2009a, p. 255, 4.D.2.b
  • Publication record: 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
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Type of decoration: Warrior & charioteer moving to right (procession with biga?)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8.3
  • Width: 9.2
  • MPD: 1.6
  • Condition: Preserves left edge
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Convex: yes

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