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3836, Tarquinia, Near Romanelli Gate

  • Record number: 3836
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Near Romanelli Gate
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque with departing warrior scene to left. Finished left edge. Ridges of concave tongues projecting beyond plaque below. Nail hole.
  • Bibliography: Romanelli 1948, p. 237, no. 48; Cataldi 1993, p. 208, no. 1, fig. 1 left; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 75, no. I.e.2; Winter 2009a, pp. 277-278, 4.D.6.d, fig. 4.22 top left, Ill. 4.10.3
  • Publication record: Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Tarquinia. Scavi e ricerche nell'area della città
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene to left
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 5000
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7.5
  • Width: 7.5
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/8
  • Paint: Black stripe below strigils. Near horse white skin, black harness and eye, mane. Far horse red 5R 3/6 with white harness, red mane.
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 2.7
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Concave: yes
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