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6704, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6704
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima decorated with tall convex strigils/roll with painted diagonal bands/flat fascia with painted meander/torus with painted vertical zigzag. W interstices 1.3. D roll 3.6. D fascia with painted meander 2.5. D torus 6. Not pierced.
  • Bibliography: Ö. Wikander 1994, p. 58, no. 56; Carlucci 2007, p. 40, pl. XVII.c
  • 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
    The Archaic Etruscan sima. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Journal and volume number: Murlo and the Etruscans, ed. R. De Puma & J. Small. Place of publication: Madison, WI. Publication Date: 1994. Pages: 47-63
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/painted diagonal bands/painted meander/painted zigzags
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 49.4R
  • Width: 58.6R
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Red 7.5R 4/4. Cream 10YR 7/4.
  • Height top fascia: 6.6R
  • Depth top fascia: 1.5
  • Height strigil: 20.4R
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height central fascia: 11.7
  • Decoration central fascia: Painted meander
  • Height lower roll: 6.8
  • Decoration lower roll: zigzag
  • Height strigil: 20.4R
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Convex: yes
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