Menu
Search
Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)
Search

1314, Rome, Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux

  • Record number: 1314
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum -Temple of Castor & Pollux
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple A:2: Pyrgi 1970, p. 110, figs. 74-77; Veii Portonaccio: Stefani 1953, p. 63; Civita Castellana, Sassi Caduti: Andrén 1940, pp. 106, 114, Pl. 41:135; Rome Velia: di Mino 1982, pl. 16.3
  • Remarks: Fragment preserves part of plaque with relief volute & central eye (Diam 1.4), painted white with red eye center, on black ground
  • Bibliography: Grønne 1990, p. 108, no. 6, fig. 5 bottom center; Grønne 1992, pp. 159-160, JJ-011 CV 87-20, fig. 130, pl. I.2 bottom center
  • Publication record: Fragments of architectural terracottas from the first temple of Castor and Pollux on the Forum Romanum. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: AnalRom 19. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 105-117
    The architectural terracottas. Author: Grønne, C.. Journal and volume number: The Temple of Castor and Pollux I. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 157-175
  • Associated elements: Cat. nos. 1-5, 7-38
  • Type of decoration: Relief volute with central eye
  • Last Recorded Collection: Danish Academy
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 4.1
  • Width: 4.7
  • Paint: White, red, black
  • Condition: Broken on all edges
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2.4
  • Thickness including relief: 2.6
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/94C74F48-BF1D-4FD0-B6C5-42C1D6FB39DC

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top