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3848, Tarquinia, Near Romanelli Gate

  • Record number: 3848
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Near Romanelli Gate
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque with departing warrior scene(?) to right showing part of helmeted head and chest of bearded warrior in cuirass, in profile to right, with shield on left arm and sword held in right hand.
  • Bibliography: Romanelli 1948, p. 236, no. 44, fig. 17a; Cataldi 1993, p. 208, no. 5, fig. 2 left; Scavo nello scavo 2004, pp. 75-76, no. I.e.2; Winter 2006c, p.129; Winter 2009a, p. 265, 4.D.4.a, fig. 4.14 upper left
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tarquinia. Scavi e ricerche nell'area della città
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene(?) to right
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 5002
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7
  • Width: 7.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Black helmet, cuirass outlines, beard, shield rim. Red skin and inside of shield.
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