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2467, Velletri, Temple "delle Stimmate"

  • Record number: 2467
  • Site: Velletri
  • Building or zone: Temple "delle Stimmate"
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Revetment plaque with band of concave tongues/relief meander with birds facing right alternating with star-flower/figured frieze with chariot race to right. H biga horses at left mane to raised hoof 14.8. W horse torso 15.4. H hare 5.4, W 9.7. H chariots 8.9, 9.1. Diam wheels 3.7, 3.6. Right charioteer with head turned to left H 16.5. H relief meander field 7.9. H meander 6.5. Exists 2nd fragment of right upper corner.
  • Bibliography: Mancini 1915, pp. 82-83, nos. 4-5, figs. 9-10; Andrén 1940, pp. 410-411, no. I:3; Fortunati 1989, p. 76, no. II.10, pl. XV; La grande Roma 1990, pp. 202-203, 8.6.4; Winter 2009a, pp. 353-355, 5.D.1.a
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il tempio delle Stimmate. Author: Fortunati, F.R.. Journal and volume number: Museo Civico di Velletri. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 57-87
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    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
    Velletri. Author: Mancini, G.. Journal and volume number: NSc. Publication Date: 1915. Pages: 68-88
  • Type of decoration: Relief meander/chariot race to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 36.8
  • Width: 38.1
  • Paint: Red/white rectangles on top fascia. Flat base and upper roll painted black. Hare black front, white back. Right rider has black curly hair and tunic.
  • Condition: Left half of plaque.
  • Height top fascia: 2
  • Height strigil: 4.8
  • Width strigil: 3.1
  • Height main field: 20.1
  • Thickness plaque: .8
  • Height strigil: 4.8
  • Width strigil: 3.1

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