Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

76, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 76
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Rome S. Omobono. ArchCl 24.2 (1972) Pl. LI.4; P. Bandizzi Vittucci, Cora, Pl. 139, fig. 306 from Cisterna
  • Remarks: Fragment of relief frieze preserving charioteer in profile to left and right edge of plaque. Crisp moulding. Body contour visible through drapery. Thin strings of reins from left hand, falling over front of chariot, and end of goad with pummel handle. Given by N. Koutoulakis
  • Bibliography: Brown 1973-1974, pp. 63-64, Type C; Winter 2009a, pp. 359-360, n. 108, 5.D.1.f or 5.D.3.d; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 38, D4, fig. 147
  • 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: Chariot procession to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ashmolean Museum
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.3
  • Width: 8.4
  • Condition: Preserves finished right edge
  • Thickness plaque: 1.7
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top