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96, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 96
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Remarks: Fragments of relief vertical plaques. a= horse heads, knee of rider MPH 6.5, MPW 10.5, Th plaque 1.9. + relief 2.6; b= tails MPH 7.2, MPW 7.8; c= horse rump & tip of helmet crest from central rider MPH 9.9, MPW 6.1, MPD 3.3; d= shield, leg, top of horse. Raking simas or revetment plaques. On long-term loan from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford; given by N. Koutoulakis.
  • Bibliography: Brown 1973-1974, pp. 64-65, Type D; Winter 2009a, pp. 357-358, n. 106, 5.D.1.d or 5.A.1.d; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 33, B46-49, figs. 87-90
  • Publication record: Etrusco-Italic architectural terracottas in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Author: Brown, A.C.. Journal and volume number: AR. Publication Date: 1973-1974. Pages: 60-65
    Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto. Author: Palombi, D. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    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
  • Associated elements: Raking simas, lateral simas, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Armed riders to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo della Città e del Territorio
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Condition: 4 non-joining fragments
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