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6548, Veii, Portonaccio sanctuary

  • Record number: 6548
  • Site: Veii
  • Building or zone: Portonaccio sanctuary
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Velletri chariot race to right
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque of relief chariot. Preserves part of triga to right of which remains part of chariot, one leg of charioteer and tip of horses' tails. Now has tails of 3 horse added above. Crisp mould. H chariot box 6.7.
  • Bibliography: Stefani 1953, p. 57, fig. 32g; Gantz 1974-1975, pp. 5-6, no. 5, fig. 37; Winter 2009a, pp. 353-354, 5.D.1.a
  • Publication record: 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
    Terracotta figured friezes from the workshop of Vulca. Author: Gantz, T.N.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 10. Publication Date: 1974-1975. Pages: 1-22
    The procession frieze from the Etruscan sanctuary at Poggio Civitate. Author: Gantz, T.N.. Journal and volume number: RM 81. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-14
    Veio. Tempio detto dell'Apollo. Esplorazione e sistemazione del santuario. Author: Stefani, E.. Journal and volume number: NSc. Publication Date: 1953. Pages: 29-112
  • Type of decoration: Relief chariot race
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.8
  • Width: 11.4
  • Clay: 10YR 4/4-4/6
  • Paint: Surface 10R 4/6.
  • Thickness plaque: 1.5
  • Thickness including relief: 2.3

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