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7354, Caere

  • Record number: 7354
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragments of figural relief revetment plaque showing departing warrior scene to right. B 626.2 (2 fragments) preserve mounting warrior, charioteer in chariot and back end of horses with reins from Melis's Group A1. B 626.3 preserves 3 horse heads from Melis's Group A2?.
  • Bibliography: Walters 1903, pp. 176-179, B 626; AndrĂ©n 1940, p. 16, no. I:1b & d, Pl. 4:8; Melis 1986, p. 161, Groups A1 & A2?, table 1, pl. 1 left,center & right; Winter 2009a, pp. 290-291, 4.D.8.g
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Catalog of terracottas in the British Museum
    Considerazioni e ricerche antiquarie su un gruppo di lastre fittili ceretani
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Departing warrior scene to right
  • Current Collection: British Museum: 1876.3-29.1 & 1884.4-9.26 &30 (B 626.2 & B 626.2 & B 626.3
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Paint: Near horse head: red with black lines on mane and beige harness. Center horse head: beige with black hatching of mane. Far horse head equals near.

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