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3859, Tarquinia

  • Record number: 3859
  • Site: Tarquinia
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Not same mould as 2700 but similar and same clay
  • Remarks: Fragment of figural revetment plaque with remains of 2 bulls moving to right.
  • Bibliography: Cataldi 1993, p. 212, no 26, fig. 12; Scavo nello scavo 2004, p. 85, no. I.e.29; Winter 2006c, p.130; Winter 2009a, p. 286, 4.D.8.d, fig. 4.28 left
  • Publication record: Le terrecotte architettoniche arcaiche di Tarquinia: scambi e modelli
    Scavo nello scavo. Gli Etruschi non visti
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Terrecotte arcaiche e tardo-arcaiche da Tarquinia
  • Type of decoration: Bulls
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale: 5004
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 11.1
  • MPD: 3.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Bull painted dark red with white outline along top and interior line for shoulder and neck. Between, 2 white stripes on neck near top section painted black.
  • Thickness plaque: 1.9
  • Thickness including relief: 3.1
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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