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2106, Vulci, House

  • Record number: 2106
  • Site: Vulci
  • Building or zone: House
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of raking sima with griffin attacking horse. Preserves red horse with yellow mane and tail with red locks, grey griffin biting neck. Plaque thickens at bottom, possibly outwards.
  • Bibliography: Buranelli 1992, pp. 143-153, Pls. I-XIX
  • Publication record: Diviagazioni Vulcente. Author: Buranelli, F.. Journal and volume number: Atti Orbetello. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 143-153
  • Associated elements: Joins with Vatican, Museo Gregoriano Etrusco 14065.
  • Type of decoration: Griffin attacking horse
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Gregoriano Etrusco
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 14.3
  • Width: 15.6
  • MPD: 4
  • Clay: 2.5Y 8/4 with pink core.
  • Paint: Griffin head knob, beak outline and eye red, pink inner leg. All painted over white. Red horse with yellow mane and tail. 7.5R 4/4.
  • Thickness plaque: 3.2
  • Thickness including relief: 4

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