Menu
Search
Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)
Search

1072, Rome, Forum Romanum - Regia III

  • Record number: 1072
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: Forum Romanum - Regia III
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment preserves rounded front end of life-sized boot with part of sole (H .7), from left foot, attached to tile (H 1.2). 2 incised lines vertically at instep & 2 curving channels on top near center, indicating tongue of boot. Hollow (Th wall 1.2-2.3), handmade; interior lumpy but made from wet, runny clay resembling lava flow (cf. S. Omobono). Red surface, black in channels
  • Bibliography: Brown & Scott 1985, p. 190, no. 9, fig. 7:9; La grande Roma 1990, p. 60, no. 4, fig. 3.2.4; Downey 1993, p. 242, fig. 16; Danner 1993a, p. 100 (longitudinal position); Downey 1995, p. 84, no. 30, fig. 43; Winter 2009a, pp. 198-199, 3.E.1.c
  • Publication record: Archaic architectural terracottas from the Regia
    Architectural terracottas from the Regia
    Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschrägen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens
    La Regia nel Foro Romano
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: From Section 7: revetment plaques R65.18, R65.5/20, R65.21, R65.19, R65.6, R65.7, R65.55, R65.9, raking simas R65.10/23, R65.15, R65.16, R65.17, hanging curtain? R65.77, pan tiles R65.64, R65.65, cover tile R65.12
  • Type of decoration: Foot wearing boot
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium forense: R65.22
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10.5
  • Width: 14.4
  • MPD: 4.1
  • Clay: 10YR 8/3
  • Paint: Red, black
  • Condition: Broken through mid-arch and front of sole & tile
Image Image Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address https://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/record/CA172B85-467D-48DC-A017-5176DF39656C

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