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1887, Caere

  • Record number: 1887
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of solid, handmade figure falling to ground with bent knee & buttock in profile, chest turned to ground with arms bent & right hand on left elbow. Small nail hole through hand. Figure wears red shirt with short sleeves & black/brown striped sleeves & legging. Behind, possible arm of 2nd figure. On back, end of V-shaped channel = Y 2163
  • Bibliography: Kästner 2006, p. 80, no. 4, figs. 7.3 and 7.4 middle, 7.6; Winter 2009a, p. 450, 6.D.1.b
  • Publication record: Ikonographisch bemerkenswerte Fragmente von spätarchaischen Terrakottenfriesen aus Cerveteri in der Berliner Antikensammlung. Author: Kästner, V.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 77-82
    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: Y 2163, TC 6681.7 (14)
  • Type of decoration: Fallen figure and second figure
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 9.3
  • Width: 13.2
  • MPD: 7.8
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream ground 10YR 8/3, red 10R 4/4, brown 7.5YR 6/6
  • Condition: Broken on all sides
  • Length torso: 8.5
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