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92, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 92
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of horizontal plaque and vertical plaque with raised bottom border below relief frieze with hind legs of central near horse, and raised hooves of far horse to right. On long-term loan from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford; given by N. Koutoulakis.
  • Bibliography: Brown 1973-1974, p. 62, Type D; Winter 2009a, pp. 331-332, 5.A.1.d, Ill. 5.2; Winter et al. 2009, Table 3; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 30, B4, fig. 45
  • Publication record: Etrusco-Italic architectural terracottas in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
    Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto
    New light on the production of decorated roofs of the 6th c. B.C. at sites in and around Rome
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: Revetment plaques, lateral simas, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Armed riders to left
  • Current Collection: Museo della Città e del Territorio: 1973.310
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 8.2
  • MPD: 6.8
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Th. tile backer: 2.8
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.8
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