Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

6542, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6542
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque showing relief warrior. Shows top part of warrior with helmet, cuirass, and spear to left. Behind warrior are 2 horse heads from chariot of departing warrior. H helmet 4.1. Finished left edge. Piazza d' Armi type.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1953, pp. 56-57, fig. 32a; Andrén 1974, p. 7, n. 39; Winter 2009a, p. 261, 4.D.3.d
  • Publication record: Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    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. 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: Relief warrior and horses to left: departing warrior scene
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7.1
  • Width: 9.6
  • Paint: Surface red 7.5YR 4/4(?).
  • Thickness plaque: 1.9
  • Thickness including relief: 2.9

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top