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1898, Caere, Vigna Marini Vitalini

  • Record number: 1898
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Marini Vitalini
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Comparanda: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Remarks: Fragment of solid, handmade warrior's right foot of figure in motion, shown in profile to left, with bottom of greave with relief edge at ankle. Only toes touch ground, with heel lifted.
  • Bibliography: Lulof 2008, pp. 200-203; Winter 2009a, pp. 463-466, 6.D.6
  • Publication record: Le amazzoni e i guerrieri di Vigna Marini-Vitalini. La ricostruzione di un frontone "straordinario". Author: Lulof, P.S.. Journal and volume number: Mediterranea 5. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2008. Pages: 197-214
    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: TC 6681.7 (2) + 6681.8 (1), 6681.7 (1, 3, 4, 5, 6), 6681.8 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6), 6681.11c (2)
  • Type of decoration: Warrior foot & lower leg in greave
  • Current Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10
  • Width: 7.4
  • MPD: 2.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Skin orange-brown to dark brown/red. Greave beige with 2 black stripes. Black stripe below bottom of foot
  • Condition: Broken above ankle
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