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7660, Velletri, Sporadic

  • Record number: 7660
  • Site: Velletri
  • Building or zone: Sporadic
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Figural relief raking sima with biga to left above torus. High relief. Horses rest on torus, pierced lengthwise, H 7.5, D 7.8, Diam hole 2.5. Chariot: solid wheel with incised spokes, Diam 5.9. Traces of walking figure beyond horses. Traces of chariot driver in chiton.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 416, no. III:1
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
  • Type of decoration: Biga to left/torus
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Civico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 26.2
  • Clay: 10YR 8/3
  • Paint: Near horse painted red.
  • Height main field: 19.2
  • Thickness plaque: 3.5
  • Thickness including relief: 5
  • Th. tile backer: 9
  • Thickness tile backer: 9
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