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235, Caere

  • Record number: 235
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri Mus.Naz. 16394
  • Remarks: High relief. Silen wearing lion-skin cap, knotted below beard. Th shell 3. Head not attached but probably belongs; different mould than HIN 51 (H.188) with high rounded cap
  • Bibliography: Poulsen 1966, p. 33; AndrĂ©n 1940, pp. 34-35, No. II:13; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 94-97, no. 43
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Seated Silen
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 52 (H.189)
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 28.8
  • Width: 30
  • MPD: 21
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Brown 7.5YR 5/4, red-brown skin 2.5YR 4/6, brick red 10R, 4/8, black
  • Condition: Missing top & right shell, base with legs
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