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895, Rome, S. Omobono 2nd phase temple

  • Record number: 895
  • Site: Rome
  • Building or zone: S. Omobono 2nd phase temple
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment with long-haired figure facing in profile to right, preserving head & shoulder with 2 reins = walking figure beyond triga. Hair in long oblique strands falling forward over shoulder and passing behind. Nail hole at right break. Possibly trace of brown on face
  • Bibliography: Gjerstad 1960, pp. 454-456, fig. 282.10; Sommella Mura 1977a, p. 76, figs. 5 bottom left & 8 second from right; Winter 2009a, pp. 362, 5.D.2.a or 5.D.3.a
  • Publication record: Early Rome III: Fortifications, domestic architecture, sanctuaries, stratigraphic excavations. Author: Gjerstad, E.. Place of publication: Lund. Publication Date: 1960
    L'area sacra di S. Omobono: la decorazione architettonica del tempio arcaico. Author: Sommella Mura, A.. Journal and volume number: PP 32. Publication Date: 1977. Pages: 62-128
    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
  • Type of decoration: Chariot procession to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium Comunale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8
  • Width: 14
  • Clay: = 3990 & 15826
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Thickness including relief: 2.1
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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