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1183, Caere

  • Record number: 1183
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Antefixes, full figure
  • Comparanda: Opgenhaffen 2011, type 1 (Satricum, Gabii)
  • Remarks: Fragment of wing with curved edges, painted with feathers on both sides, alternating thin red and wider black curved lines on white ground. Preserves scar from torso which projected forward. Small hole (Diam 0.5) in outer edge of wing, penetrating quite deeply
  • Bibliography: Nardi 1986, p. 20, Pl. XV.2-3
  • Publication record: Ricognizione nell'area urbana antica
  • Type of decoration: Siren wing
  • Current Collection: Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: C52/39
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 18.7
  • Width: 13
  • MPD: 2
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4
  • Paint: Cream, black, red-brown 5YR 5/4
  • Condition: Scar from missing body, chips from outer tip
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