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1875, Caere, Vigna Marini Vitalini

  • Record number: 1875
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Marini Vitalini
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of handmade relief, depicting male figure running to left, with long hair, head frontal, in short-sleeved chiton with thick hem, carrying body of another. Nail hole (Diam 0.7)
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 19-20, No. I:3e; Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 160, B 6.1.13; Winter 2009a, pp. 451-452, 6.D.1.c, Ill. 6.14
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder. Author: Kunze, M., & V. Kästner (eds.). Place of publication: Berlin. Publication Date: 1988
    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 6681.8 (8), TC 2020X
  • Type of decoration: Male figure carrying body of another
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 17.2
  • Width: ca 11.8
  • MPD: 4.8
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 8/4 ground, tunic of central figure. Red 10R 4/4 skin. Brown 7.5YR 5/4 tunic of carried figure. Black outlines around different elements, hair, eyes, wavy lines on tunic of carried figure, muscles on legs, hem decorated with row of dots
  • Condition: 2 joining pieces, broken on all sides. Back burned
  • Thickness plaque: 2.4
  • Thickness including relief: 4.8
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