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7843, Tuscania, Sasso Pizzuto

  • Record number: 7843
  • Site: Tuscania
  • Building or zone: Sasso Pizzuto
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Tuscania Departing warrior Type II
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque with scene of warrior's departure to right, preserving part of biga horses and walking warrior in front, wearing crested helmet & cuirass, and carrying shield on left arm and spear in right
  • Bibliography: Sgubini Moretti & Ricciardi 1993, p. 177, fig. 47; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 67, no. I.d.1; Winter 2009a, pp. 262-263, 4.D.4.a
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche di Tuscania. Author: Sgubini Moretti, A.M. & L. Ricciardi. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 163-181
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Viterbo. Publication Date: 2004
    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
  • Type of decoration: Warrior's departure to right (Departing warrior II)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 20.7
  • Width: 18
  • MPD: 3
  • Clay: Dark reddish-brown with gray core
  • Condition: Finished bottom edge; broken on other three sides

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