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5655, Orvieto, Vigna Grande

  • Record number: 5655
  • Site: Orvieto
  • Building or zone: Vigna Grande
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque of Gigantomachy. Preserves left arm in armband on inside of shield. Larger scale than banquet scene and different clay.
  • Bibliography: Stopponi 1993, pp. 155-157, fig. 3; Stopponi 2003, p. 247; Stopponi 2006a, pp. 210-212, figs. 20.3-4
  • Publication record: I templi e l'architettura templare. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Orvieto I: Antichit√†, ed. G.M. Della Fina. Place of publication: Perugia. Publication Date: 2003. Pages: 235-273
    Terrecotte architettoniche da Orvieto. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 153-162
    Volsiniensia disiecta membra. Author: Stopponi, S.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 210-221
  • Associated elements: Two fragments in Toronto, ROM, inv. 959.17.60-91 GR 188 & 959.17.59-91 GR 189: Stopponi 2006a, pp. 210-212, figs. 20.1-2
  • Type of decoration: Gigantomachy
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.9
  • Width: 6.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 7/4
  • Paint: Black ground, armband. Brown-red on shield edge 10R 5/6.
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 3.1

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