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408, Caere?

  • Record number: 408
  • Site: Caere?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Walking horse legs, facing right, front legs raised/projecting bottom border with painted diagonal bands red/black on soffit
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 447, 6.D.1.a; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 30-31, no. 2
  • 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 713-719, HIN 858, HIN 863, HIN 865; armed riders to left HIN 717
  • Type of decoration: Horse facing right
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 713-716
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.7
  • Width: 14.7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream slip 10YR 7/3, red, black
  • Condition: Fragment of bottom of plaque
  • Decoration main field: Horse
  • Thickness plaque: 2.2
  • Thickness including relief: 2.6
  • D soffit decoration: 2.6
  • Soffit decoration type: Red/bl oblique bands
  • Depth soffit decoration: 2.6
  • Soffit decoration type: Red/bl oblique bands
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