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244, Caere

  • Record number: 244
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: British Museum: Melis Group 1
  • Remarks: Fragment showing charioteer wearing short tunic standing in quadriga and, behind him on ground, warrior mounting chariot, preserving head and upper body with end of helmet crest, bell corselet, bent left arm with spear
  • Bibliography: Poulsen 1966, p. 30; Andrén 1940, pp. 14-16, No. I:1a; Andrén 1974, pp. 4-5, Pl. X, fig. 25; Christiansen 1985, fig. 14; Melis 1986; Winter 2009a, pp. 288-292, 4.D.8.g, fig. 4.30, Ill. 4.12.1; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 122-123, no. 59
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Considerazioni e ricerche antiquarie su un gruppo di lastre fittili ceretani. Author: Melis, F.. Journal and volume number: Italian Iron Age artefacts in the British Museum. Place of publication: London. Publication Date: 1986. Pages: 159-169
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    Etruskische Stumper. Author: Christiansen, J.. Journal and volume number: MedKøb 41. Publication Date: 1985. Pages: 133-151
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling. Author: Poulsen, V.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1966
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    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
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Associated elements: HIN 36 (H. 174)
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Paint: Charioteer: cream short tunic outlined in black, black hair, brown skin. Warrior: white helmet crest, red spear, red-brown skin
  • Condition: 6 joining fragments from right side of plaque
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