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4957, Caere(?)

  • Record number: 4957
  • Site: Caere(?)
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of right male leg, painted red, and fin of hippocamp
  • Bibliography: Italy of the Etruscans 1991, p. 256, no. 330; Winter 2009a, pp. 470-471, 6.E.1.c, Ill. 6.19; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 148-149, no. 70
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    Italy of the Etruscans. Author: Jucker, I.. Place of publication: Jerusalem. Publication Date: 1991
    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
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Associated elements: Copenhagen, NCG, HIN 722A, HIN 722E, HIN 722B, HIN 722F, HIN 722D, HIN 723, HIN 731, HIN 734, HIN 722C, HIN 722G, HIN 859
  • Type of decoration: Hippocamp rider
  • Last Recorded Collection: Israel Museum
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 22
  • Paint: Red leg, white hippocamp body, black fin

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