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216, Caere

  • Record number: 216
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Pediment slopes?
  • Roof element: Acroteria
  • Comparanda: HIN 24 (H.167), Berlin
  • Remarks: Plaque with horse hindquarters (hollow), finished edges front & back & top. break at tail. Behind hocks, 2 other horse legs of 2nd group
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 480-481; Lulof in Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 154-157, no. 73
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    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: HIN 24 A-D; HIN 489, HIN 737
  • Type of decoration: Riding warrior to left
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 872
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21.5
  • Width: 18
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Red-brown horses, white slip with white paint on top

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