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7750, Veii, Piazza d' Armi oikos

  • Record number: 7750
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Piazza d' Armi oikos
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque with 2 chariots to left and lead warrior. On top moulding, painted meander. Armed charioteer. H head of charioteer including helmet 2.9. H horse hindquarters 11.2. D shield 5.8. Diam wheel 5.1. Diam nail hole 0.6. Horses hooves separate from projecting flat bottom border. Top canted towards back.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 8-9, no. 4; Stefani 1944, col. 246, fig. 45; Andrén 1974, p. 7, Pl. 25:55; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 50, no. I.b.2; Winter 2009a, pp. 252-253, 4.D.1.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    Scavi archeologici a Veio, in contrada Piazza d'Armi. Author: Stefani, E.. Journal and volume number: MonAnt 40. Publication Date: 1944. Pages: 228-290
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Chariot procession to left & lead warrior
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 22.9R
  • Width: 56
  • MPD: 2.5
  • Paint: Painted meander in black on red ground with yellow 10YR 7/6 in some spots. Red ground 2.5YR 5/6 on some pieces at left, black ground on other fragments.
  • Height top fascia: 4.2
  • Depth top fascia: 2.5
  • Height main field: 17.2
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.7
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Soffit decoration type: Soffit alternating red/black bands, W 1.1red/ .8 red.
  • Soffit decoration type: Soffit alternating red/black bands, W 1.1red/ .8 red.
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