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2603, Caere

  • Record number: 2603
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Painted wall plaques
  • Remarks: Flat painted wall plaque with a rampant lion facing left. Finished right edge. Scar at left break for raised edge, not equal to left edge but converging towards top. Th plaque 4.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 26, no. II: 1K, Pl. 7:21; Roncalli 1965, pp. 24-27, no. 15, Pl. X.2; Die Welt der Etrusker 1988, p. 158, B6.1.7
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Die Welt der Etrusker: archäologische Denkmäler aus Museen der sozialistischen Länder
    Le lastre dipinte da Cerveteri
  • Type of decoration: Painted rampant lion facing left
  • Current Collection: Antikensammlung: TC 6681.22(1)
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 19.2
  • Width: 20.2
  • MPD: 4.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Black ground. Cream band, tongue, teeth 10YR 7/4. Red ground around lion 10R 4/9. Light brown lion 7.5YR 6/4 with orange foreleg 10R 5/6.
  • Condition: Single piece
  • Height head: 5.9
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