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537, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 537
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Horse's lower leg? Upper white/lower red with feathered? band separating the two sections, perhaps indicating white leg wearing high leg covering with decorated edge. Pegasus? Finely modelled
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 34, fig. 53, B 13.3 Larger-scale high relief (listing comparanda); Winter 2009a, p. 465-466, 6.D.6
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Pegasus leg?
  • Current Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis: 83.111
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 14.1
  • Width: 6.7
  • MPD: 6.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 7/4, red 7.5R 4/8
  • Condition: Broken at ankle

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