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279, Poggio Buco

  • Record number: 279
  • Site: Poggio Buco
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: HIN 218 (H.176); Munich, Mus.ant.Kleinkunst
  • Remarks: Scene left to right: standing figure facing right, with shield/charioteer in chariot facing right, holding reins & spear or goad/2 horses, rear with raised level head, open mouth, near with lowered head, open mouth, front & hind feet splayed/walking warrior with spear in right hand, left hand raised. Nail holes in strigil interstices. Relief guilloche on base
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, pp. 78-79, No. 6, Pl. 25:91; Poulsen 1966, p. 31; Andrén 1974, p. 5, Pl. XIV, fig. 31; Bartoloni 1992, fig. 2.1; Winter 2009a, p. 272, 4.D.5.a, fig. 4.21, Ill. 4.9.1; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 120-121, no. 58
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche
    Palazzo o tempio? A proposito dell'edificio arcaico di Poggio Buco
    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: Mirror image revetment plaques
  • Type of decoration: Biga & foot soldiers to right (Departing warrior II)
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 217 (H.176)
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 26.5
  • Width: 56.5
  • Clay: 2.5YR 4/6
  • Condition: Fragmentary, missing rt 1/3 of frieze
  • Height top fascia: 2.4
  • Height strigil: 4.7
  • Width strigil: 1.8-2.0
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 15.5
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: Yes
  • Height strigil: 4.7
  • Width strigil: 1.8-2.0
  • Convex: yes
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