Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)


  • Record number: 402
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Nude? male rider facing right, preserving figure below elbow, horse forequarters, back of head, torso. Moderately high relief. Both hands raised, as if reining in horse, body tilted back. No moulded reins. Nail hole at bottom break (Diam 0.8)
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 293, 4.D.9.a; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 118-119, no. 56
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Horserider to right
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 851
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.5
  • Width: 12
  • Clay: 10YR 8/1
  • Paint: No paint
  • Thickness plaque: 2.2
  • Thickness including relief: 3.7
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