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572, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 572
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri Museum 16401
  • Remarks: Mid-section of warrior wearing cuirass, facing right. Flat back edge where detached from plaque. Hollow, handmade
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, pp. 34, 56, fig. 52, B 13.2 Larger scale high relief (listing comparanda); Lulof 2008, p. 200, fig, 6 left; Winter 2009a, p. 465, 6.D.6
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 29-57
    Le amazzoni e i guerrieri di Vigna Marini-Vitalini. La ricostruzione di un frontone "straordinario". Author: Lulof, P.S.. Journal and volume number: Mediterranea 5. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2008. Pages: 197-214
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Associated elements: 85.20, antefixes B 34, hanging curtain B 29
  • Type of decoration: Warrior in cuirass
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.4
  • Width: 7.2
  • MPD: 6.8
  • Clay: 5YR 5/8
  • Paint: white ground, black, red
  • Condition: Broken above waist & at bottom of cuirass

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