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371, Caere?

  • Record number: 371
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Centaur facing left holding branch above his back. Painted red bottom border. Nail hole in body (Diam 0.8)
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 458-459, 6.D.3.d; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 134-135, no. 64
  • 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 813, HIN 814, HIN 815
  • Type of decoration: Galloping centaurs to left
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 849
  • Height: 16.7
  • Width: 19.2
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream ground 10YR 7/3, red 7.5R 4/4, brown 5YR 5/4, black
  • Condition: Fragment of lower right corner
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Soffit decoration type: Red oblique bands (W 1.6) 3 cm apart
  • Soffit decoration type: Red oblique bands (W 1.6) 3 cm apart
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