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395, Caere?

  • Record number: 395
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Painted wall plaques
  • Comparanda: Fabric = HIN 838 & 839, but thinner. Thickness = HIN 842
  • Remarks: Head of older male in profile, facing right, with pink skin, red pupil, black moustache, and black hair or lion-head helmet? Edge not slipped
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 180, no. 81
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Male head facing right
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 822
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.4
  • Width: 8.4
  • MPD: 2.8
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream ground, pink skin 7.5R 5/6, red 7.5R 4/6, black
  • Condition: Fragment with right edge of plaque
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