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5485, Velletri, Temple "delle Stimmate"

  • Record number: 5485
  • Site: Velletri
  • Building or zone: Temple "delle Stimmate"
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Also examples in Velletri, Museo Civico
  • Remarks: Figural relief revetment plaque showing biga and triga to right. At head of procession walks man with petasos and short chiton carrying caduceus; beardless, long hair. Then triga, alongside horses of which walks beardless man in short chiton, with long wavy hair and small cap with tassel. 2 men in chariot, long hair, short chitons. Biga with winged horses; charioteer and passengers. Crowning moulding of torus (now missing) above cavetto with concave tongues. Nail holes.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 409-410, no. I:1, Pl. 126:442; Andrén 1974, pp. 4, 10-11, fig. 10; La grande Roma 1990, p. 203, 8.6.11; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, P. 265, 10.9.1 and fig. labelled 10.9.2, p. 266 10.9.3; Winter 2009a, pp. 366-368, 5.D.3.a, fig. 5.20, Ill. 5.14.2
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    La civiltà degli Etruschi. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    La grande Roma dei Tarquini. Author: Cristofani, M. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1990
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    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: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Width: 71
  • Height main field: 21
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