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1846, Caere?

  • Record number: 1846
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Ridge apex
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of handmade left foot in boot from life-size female statue, with vertical hole (Diam 2). Red boot with raised inner black edge/brown band/red band/thin pink stripe/red. On right side, row of 3-dot clusters. Detached from plinth. Originally part of same statue as TC 3980. Figure was walking with left foot forward, meant to be seen moving to right From Sermoneta Collection
  • Bibliography: K√§stner 1993, pp. 114-115, no. 9, figs. 11 bottom & 12 right; Cristofani 2000, p. 400, fig. 10; Winter 2009a, pp. 468-469, 6.E.1.b, Ill. 6.18
  • Publication record: Architektonische Terrakotten aus der Sammlung der Hergozin von Sermoneta in der Berliner Antikensammlung
    I culti di Caere
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: TC 3973.1, TC 3980
  • Type of decoration: Left foot in boot (calcei repandi) with painted decoration from female statue moving to right
  • Current Collection: Antikensammlung: TC 3973.2
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 12.2
  • Width: 9.1
  • MPD: ca 16.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6 with gray core
  • Paint: White 10YR 8/3, red 10R 4/4, brown 7.5YR 6/4, pink 5YR 7/4
  • Condition: Broken through ankle, missing toes; joins TC 3973.1
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