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947, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 947
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Position: Pediment right slope
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment with lower torso of lead male figure, from mid-chest down, with spear, & front horse leg & muzzle of far horse of triga. Man wears short tunic painted red-brown. Traces of black on bottom border & back of left (nearer) horse leg. On soffit, alternating brown & white rectangles (W brown 3.1, white 3.6). Fairly crisp mould but with jagged scratch running obliquely from elbow - front of horse leg
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 363-364, 5.D.2.c or 5.D.3.c
  • 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
  • Type of decoration: Chariot procession to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.7
  • Width: 8.8
  • MPD: 2.1
  • Clay: 10YR 6/4 = 15800 & 15883
  • Paint: red-brown 2.5YR 5/6, black
  • Condition: Fragment of lower left corner of plaque
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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