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677, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 677
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Plaques with armed warriors running to left: Cristofani 1989-1990, Pl. XII,b (upside down)
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat plaque with black roll above painted frieze showing profile of horse head facing left, with reddish-brown skin, white eye, black pupil, on cream ground
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 47, Type I, B 36.3 (number given as 83.53), fig. 93 left, Pl. IV (labelled B 36.2); Winter 2009a, pp. 454-456, 6.D.2.b (giving inv. as 83.53)
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 29-57
    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
  • Type of decoration: Painted horse facing left
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 7.6
  • Width: 6.8
  • MPD: 1.9
  • Condition: Fragment preserving left edge
  • Decoration main field: Painted horse
  • Thickness plaque: 1.9
  • Painted decoration only: yes

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