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7755, Veii, Piazza d' Armi

  • Record number: 7755
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Piazza d' Armi
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with finished left edge. At top rounded top border, above very deep cavetto decorated with widely-spaced convex strigils, above flat fascia. No flange. W interstices .6.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1944, cols. 240-243, fig. 43 top; Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte 1972, p. 87, no. 175; Scavo nello scavo 2004, pp. 54-55, no. I.b.15; Winter 2009a, pp. 239-240, 4.A.1.a, Ill. 4.1
  • Publication record: Gli Etruschi. Nuove ricerche e scoperte
    Scavi archeologici a Veio, in contrada Piazza d'Armi
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: 137313, 137314
  • Type of decoration: Convex strigils
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: 137315
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.5
  • Width: 24.6
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: 2.5YR 5/6 red paint. White on edge of 4th strigil. Red on fascia. Broken at joint with tile backer.
  • Condition: Broken along bottom where tile backer detached
  • Height strigil: 6.3
  • Width strigil: 2.8
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 4.5+
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Height strigil: 6.3
  • Width strigil: 2.8
  • Convex: yes
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