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409, Caere?

  • Record number: 409
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Small left hand painted red-brown, with clenched fist, detached at inner hand from another element. Possibly the hand of the hippocamp rider acroterion
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 470-471, 6.E.1.c, Ill. 6.19; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 148-149, no. 70
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    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 722A, HIN 722E, HIN 722B, HIN 722F, HIN 722D, HIN 723, HIN 731, HIN 734, HIN 722C, HIN 722G; IMJ 87.56.439
  • Type of decoration: Hand
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 859
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 4.3
  • Width: 8.9
  • MPD: 4.4
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: red-brown 2.5YR 5/4
  • Condition: Hand broken just above wrist
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