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400, Caere?

  • Record number: 400
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: AndrĂ©n1940, Pl. 8
  • Remarks: Small roll at top with part of concave tongue? Above. Below, flat plaque with painted riders galloping to left. Shield with inner black tondo with bull's head facing left. Front horse red, far one light brown.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 454-455, 6.D.2.b, fig. 6.24, Ill. 6.15.3; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 130-131, no. 62
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. 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
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Associated elements: HIN 848
  • Type of decoration: Horseriders to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 23.5
  • Width: 21.1
  • MPD: 2.3
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Cream ground 10YR 8/3, light brown 5YR 6/4-5/4, red-brown 2.5YR 4/4-4/6, gray reins 7.5YR 5/2, beige 7.5YR 7/4
  • Condition: Restored from 2 pieces
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 20.9
  • Decoration main field: painted figural frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Soffit decoration type: Wh (W 5.6) & red bands
  • Convex: yes
  • Soffit decoration type: Wh (W 5.6) & red bands
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