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3852, Tarquinia, Ara della Regina, Temple I

  • Record number: 3852
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Building or zone: Ara della Regina, Temple I
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque with chariot procession to left showing front part of 2 horses and arm of man walking alongside horses.
  • Bibliography: Romanelli 1948, p. 260, no. 4; Cataldi 1993, p. 210, no. 20, fig. 9; Scavo nello scavo 2004, pp. 83-84, no. I.e.24; Winter 2009a, p. 376, 5.D.5.e
  • 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: Chariot procession to left
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 4974
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.3
  • Width: 13.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Traces of orange-red on mane and body of front horse painted over white slip 10R 5/8.
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 3.3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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