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38, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 38
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Position: Pedimental left slope
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of left corner with complete bottom border, chariot & hind legs with horses & dog in relief. No flange. On long-term loan from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford; given by N. Koutoulakis.
  • Bibliography: Brown 1973-1974, pp. 60-61, Type A; Winter 2009a, pp. 330-331, 5.A.1.b; Winter et al. 2009, Table 3; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 27, A5, fig. 5
  • Publication record: Etrusco-Italic architectural terracottas in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Author: Brown, A.C.. Journal and volume number: AR. Publication Date: 1973-1974. Pages: 60-65
    Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto. Author: Palombi, D. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    New light on the production of decorated roofs of the 6th c. B.C. at sites in and around Rome. Author: Winter, N.A., I. Iliopoulos, A.J. Ammerman. Journal and volume number: JRA 22. Publication Date: 2009
    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
  • Associated elements: Lateral simas, revetment plaques, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Chariot race to right
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo della Città e del Territorio
  • Mouldmade: Yes
  • Height: 11
  • Width: 17.8
  • MPD: 14.3
  • Condition: Fragment of left corner
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Thickness including relief: 3
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Th. tile backer: 2.3
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.3
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