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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Roman Forum (Rome, Italy),
  • Rome (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Regia (Rome, Italy),
    • Terra-cotta sculpture, Roman -- Italy -- Rome.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Italy -- Rome.,
    • Roman Forum (Rome, Italy),
    • Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities, Roman.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-105) and index.

      StatementSusan B. Downey.
      SeriesPapers and monographs of the American Academy in Rome ;, v. 30
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG66.5 .D69 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 109 p. :
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL789420M
      ISBN 10047210571X
      LC Control Number95021841

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Architectural Terracottas from the Regia: Volume XXX (Papers And Monographs Of The American Academy In Rome) Hardcover – Decem Find all the books Cited by: 1.

Architectural terracottas from the Regia. [Susan B Downey] -- The Regia was the house of the Pontifex Maximus, Rome's High Priest, who lived in the Forum. The men who held this office played an important role in the life of the Roman state Architectural terracottas from the Regia book centuries: the.

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Greek Architectural Terracottas: from the Prehistoric to the End of the Archaic Period (Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology)Cited by: Susan Downey has studied and catalogued the terracotta fragments surviving from the Regia, a building of great civic and religious importance that was located in the Roman Forum.

Many of the fragments date from roughly the sixth to third centuries B.C., a period frustratingly ill-documented in the literary sources yet of considerable interest and importance in Roman history.

In Ancient Italy, temples were adorned with full-figure architectural terra-cotta images such as acroteria, statuary groups and high reliefs. These terra-cottas mostly show complex scenes of gods and heroes, legendary battles and mythical animals, as well as large volutes and : Hardcover. This is an excellent reprint of a trade handbook from the peak of terra cotta production in th 's.

The bulk of the book is devoted to detailed architectural drawings of Classical and Gothic applications of terra cotta. It is followed by a set of architectural specifications provided by the industry for use in architectural contract documents.5/5(2). OAI identifier: oai:persee:article/rbph___num_78_1__t1___2Author: Paul Fontaine.

Downey "Architectural Terracottas from the Regia" (Ann Arbor, The Univ. of Michigan Press, )Author: Paul Fontaine. Architectural terra-cotta is an ancient form of masonry that is still used extensively today.

Terra-cotta literally means “fired earth,” a nod to the process of turning clay into a durable product used in pottery, floor tiles, and roofing.

AbstractEtruscan architecture underwent a radical change in the mid-seventh century B. E., from oval huts with thatched roofs to rectangular buildings with stone foundations and tiled roofs.1 Comparison is drawn with the architecture of the early Temple of Apollo at Corinth, dated ca.

– B. E., and the story of Demaratus, a wealthy Corinthian trader who settled at Tarquinia around Author: Nancy A. Winter. The Regia was a two-part structure in Ancient Rome lying along the Sacra Via at the edge of the Roman Forum that originally served as the residence or one of the main headquarters of kings of Rome and later as the office of the Pontifex Maximus, the highest religious official of Rome.

It occupied a triangular patch of terrain between the Temple of Vesta, the Temple of Divus Julius and Temple of Antoninus Location: Regio VIII Forum Romanum. Title: Architectural Terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples, Volume 6, Issue 2 Volume 6 of Acta Instituti Romani Regni Sueciae: Series in-4° Architectural Terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples, Arvid Andrén Skrifter utgivna av Svenska institutet i Rom.

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Desirè Di Giuliomaria discusses architectural terracottas in a chapter with a helpfully large number of illustrations. Discussion of the Archaic material is mostly limited to small refinements of Downey’s work; more important is the presentation of material of the third and second centuries, providing the first evidence of changes to the building’s decorative scheme during the middle : Seth Bernard.

Architectural terracotta refers to a fired mixture of clay and water that can be used in a non-structural, semi-structural, or structural capacity on the exterior or interior of a building.

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Dating back to the Babylonians, who made wide use of terracotta in palaces, temples and statues. Etruscan and Central Italian Architectural Terracottas Online Database. This new database has been added to the Classical Art Research Centre's resources thanks to the generosity of Dr Nancy A.

Winter. The conference dates, 21–25 Octobercoincided with the presentation of the now-definitive book on the architectural terracottas of archaic Italy, Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, – B.C.

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van Oortmerssen, University of Groningen, Groningen Institute of Archaeology, The Netherlands. Susan B. Downey demonstrates how the terracotta figurines and plaques from Dura-Europus, relatively humble products, can shed light on religious beliefs and social practices in cities of mixed Greek and Semitic population.

These artifacts reveal the stories of the city's people. Architectural Terracottas from the Regia. Heroic Offerings. The Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome, an annual publication of the American Academy in Rome, gathers articles on topics including Roman archaeology and topography, ancient and modern Italian history, Latin literature, and Italian art and architectural history.

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