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6599, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6599
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of lateral acroterion of horse. Preserves part of neck, mane and raised back plaque, D 2.2. Small holes piercing obliquely front and back of plaque--for reins? Scar of rider's arm and hand. Originally probably attached to front of raking sima.
  • Bibliography: Carlucci 2007, pp. 34-35
  • Publication record: Gli apparati decorativi tardoarcaici del tempio di Portonaccio a Veio. Author: Carlucci, C.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 71. Publication Date: 2007. Pages: 33-46
  • Type of decoration: Horse
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Height: 11
  • Width: 13
  • MPD: 6.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/4(?)
  • Paint: White surface 2.5Y 7/2.

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