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218, Caere

  • Record number: 218
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque
  • Remarks: Crouching warrior facing left, with part of gold-brown greave on bent left leg, with delicate painted design. Hollow torso. Cuirass with 4 flaps above 3 flaps; underneath, folds of red drapery skirt with white edge. Part of lowered right leg preserved. Detached from flat background.
  • Bibliography: AndrĂ©n 1940, pp. 37-40, No. II:17, Pl. B.2-3 & 11:41; Sprenger & Bartoloni 1983, 114, fig. 126 left; Lulof 2008; Winter 2009a, pp. 463-466, 6.D.6, Figs. 6.29-6.30, Ill. 6.17; Lulof in Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 160-166, no. 75
  • 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
    Le amazzoni e i guerrieri di Vigna Marini-Vitalini. La ricostruzione di un frontone "straordinario"
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
    The Etruscans: their history, art, and architecture
  • Associated elements: HIN 24, HIN 25 x 2, HIN 25B, HIN 25G, HIN 25E, HIN 25D, HIN 25C, HIN 25F, HIN 25L, HIN 25M
  • Type of decoration: Warrior
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 25I (H.168)
  • Height: 11
  • Width: 17.5
  • MPD: 6
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