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254, Caere?

  • Record number: 254
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: 2 examples, low relief, brightly painted in white-on-red style. Flat fascia/ convex strigils alternately black/white/red/white (interstice 0.4)/recessed frieze with 2 bulls walking to left with star-flower below each head/recessed bottom border painted white. Red ground, white bodies with interior black/brown anatomical details. Stars white or white outline, red interior. Thin round fillet groundline (H 0.4) above recessed bottom border.
  • Bibliography: Christiansen 1988b, pp. 91-92, pls. 11a (HIN709), 11b (HIN 710); Christiansen 1989, p. 43, figs. 1 (HIN 709), 2 & 5 (HIN 710); Winter 2009a, p. 260, 4.D.3.c, fig. 4.12, Ill. 4.7.3; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 116-117, no. 55
  • Publication record: Comments on the iconography of some early Etruscan revetment plaques. Author: Christiansen, J.. Journal and volume number: AnalRom 17-18. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 43-51
    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
    Some early Etruscan revetment plaques in the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J.. Journal and volume number: Acta Hypoborea 1. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1988. Pages: 91-92
    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: Departing warrior revetment plaques: HIN 711, HIN 712
  • Type of decoration: Bulls & star-flowers
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25.5-25.7
  • Width: 55-55.5
  • MPD: 6.5
  • Paint: Ground 10R 4/8 & 2.5Y 5/6-4/6
  • Height top fascia: 1.6
  • Depth top fascia: 6.5
  • Height strigil: 4.5
  • Width strigil: 2.2
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 18
  • Decoration main field: Relief figural frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Height strigil: 4.5
  • Width strigil: 2.2
  • Convex: yes
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