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87, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 87
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Small fragment of relief figured frieze of brown's Type D: relief meander border & part of star, below raised meander relief & 2 horizontal thin ridges. On frieze, ear and forelock of first pair of horses. Inventory identifies bird in square & top of horned helmet from chariot procession warrior. 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, 5.D.1.d; Lulof in Palombi 2010, pp. 32, B25, fig. 66
  • 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
  • Current Collection: Museo della Città e del Territorio
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7.1
  • Width: 6.1
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Condition: Left edge
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.4
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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