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367, Caere?

  • Record number: 367
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Collapsing bull, facing right, with 2 feline paws on back & another on neck. Bull's body & head painted dark brown, neck, far legs & tail gold-brown; dots on belly, row on tail. 2 nail holes in upper painted frieze.
  • Bibliography: Christiansen 1985, pp. 140-141, 151, fig. 9; La civiltà degli Etruschi 1985, p. 158, No. 6.32; Winter 2009a, pp. 460-461, 6.D.3.f; Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 136, no. 65
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Etruskische Stumper
    La civiltà degli Etruschi
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Associated elements: HIN 816
  • Type of decoration: Panther attacking bull
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 812
  • Height: 22.8
  • Width: 43
  • Clay: Dark brown
  • Paint: Dark brown,gold-brown
  • Condition: Restored from many fragments, with lacunae
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