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4962, Caere(?)

  • Record number: 4962
  • Site: Caere(?)
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Painted revetment plaque in white-on-red plus black, with helmeted heads of 2 warriors to left, carrying spear and shield on left arm. Broken edges on right and at bottom. Nail hole. Concave tongues at top.
  • Bibliography: Italy of the Etruscans 1991, p. 253, no. 326; Winter 2009a, p. 282, 4.D.7.b
  • Publication record: Italy of the Etruscans. Author: Jucker, I.. Place of publication: Jerusalem. Publication Date: 1991
    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: Warriors to left
  • Last Recorded Collection: Israel Museum
  • MPD: 23
  • Paint: Strigils alternating red/white. Red ground. One warrior with black helmet, spear, shield. Other warrior with white helmet, spear, shield.
  • Condition: Preserves top left corner of plaque

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