- 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
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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