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2605, Caere

  • Record number: 2605
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Flat painted revetment plaque with 2 horses and 2 feet of riders moving to left. Etruscan graffito on top. Red band at bottom (H 0.9), continuing onto soffit with red/white diagonal bands.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 25-26, no. II:1i, Pl. 8:23; Roncalli 1965, pp. 24-27, no. 14, Pl. XI.2; Winter 2009a, p. 456, 6.D.2.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Le lastre dipinte da Cerveteri. Author: Roncalli, F.. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1965
    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: 6681.22(2) (?)
  • Type of decoration: Painted riders moving to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 22.7
  • Width: ca. 19.1
  • MPD: 2.1
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Gray ground 10YR 5/1. Red near horse 10R 4/6. White far horse 10YR 8/3. Brown horse leg to left 7.5YR 6/4 and 1 red tail, 1 brown tail.
  • Condition: 3 joining fragments
  • Soffit decoration type: Oblique bands
  • Soffit decoration type: Oblique bands
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