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1880, Caere, Vigna Marini Vitalini

  • Record number: 1880
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Marini Vitalini
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Satricum: Rome VG 10033
  • Remarks: Fragment of relief revetment plaque with 2 riders wearing chitons, in profile to left, near rider carrying bow, near horse painted yellow-brown with black dots, far horse painted red.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 19, No. I:3d; Winter 2009a, p. 449, 6.D.1.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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
  • Type of decoration: Two riders on horseback in profile to left, one carrying bow
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 11.4
  • Width: 16.2
  • MPD: 4.3
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream ground & chitons 10YR 8/4, yellow-brown 7.5YR 5/4 near horse & mane, red 10R 4/4 far horse, bridle, bow, skin. Black outlines of all elements, dots & musculature on horse
  • Condition: Back burned
  • Thickness plaque: 2.3
  • Thickness including relief: 4.2

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