Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

2177, Ostia Antica, Castrum

  • Record number: 2177
  • Site: Ostia Antica
  • Building or zone: Castrum
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with concave tongues/roll with diagonal bands (D roll 3)/flat fascia with painted volute. Concave tongues with central red band and wide black interstices (W 1.2). No top fascia, only recurved tops of concave tonguesl. Diam nail hole 1.1.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 369, no. 3; Mingazzini 1947-1948, fig. 3; Calza & Floriani Squarciapino 1962, p. 88, fig. 49; Andrén 1980, Pl. XXVI.c; Bartoloni 1986, p. 110, fig. 8
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Esisteva un abitato ostiense anteriore alla colonia romana?. Author: Mingazzini, P.. Journal and volume number: RendPontAcc 23-24. Publication Date: 1947-1948. Pages: 75-83
    I Latini e il Tevere. Author: Bartoloni, G.. Journal and volume number: Archeologia Laziale 7:2. Publication Date: 1986
    Museo Ostiense. Author: Calza, R. & M. Floriani Squarciapino. Place of publication: Rome. Publication Date: 1962
    Un gruppo di antefisse fittili etrusco-laziali e la questione dell'esistenza di un abitato ostiense anteriore alla colonia romana. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 48. Publication Date: 1980. Pages: 93-99
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues/diagonal bands/painted volute
  • Last Recorded Collection: Soprintendenza storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 26.9
  • Width: 25.3
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: White 10YR 8/3. Red band on strigils 10R 4/6. Roll with diagonal bands black/white/red. Fascia black ground, white volute.
  • Condition: Left side of plaque with finished edge.
  • Height top fascia: 2.7
  • Depth top fascia: 8
  • Height strigil: 10
  • Width strigil: 6
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 15+
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5
  • Thickness including relief: 3
  • Height strigil: 10
  • Width strigil: 6
  • Concave: yes

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