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8084, Caere?

  • Record number: 8084
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Painted wall plaques
  • Remarks: Large fragment of pinax with two painted warriors in profile to left, preserving all but legs of figure at left who wears crested helmet and carries shield, and part of shield of figure to right. Shield of figure at left has red triskelion device, one to right may have pinwheel device alternating red/white/black
  • Bibliography: Christiansen 1985, p. 133, fig. 1; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 178-179, no. 80
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Etruskische Stumper
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Warriors in profile to left
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 796
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 53
  • Width: 34
  • MPD: 3.2-3.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Condition: Preserves left side edge

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