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5812, Caere(?)

  • Record number: 5812
  • Site: Caere(?)
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque(?)
  • Remarks: Columen/mutulus plaque or acroterion of chariot. Head of sphinx on chariot is Severe style. All proveniences are unsubstantiated in Louvre, except for recent attributions to Tuscania.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 47, no. III:3, Pl. 15:50; Briguet 1988, p. 76, figs. 78-79
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Le sarcophage des époux de Cerveteri du Musée du Louvre
  • Type of decoration: Chariot with sphinx head
  • Current Collection: Musée du Louvre: Cp 5171
  • Height: 39
  • Width: 27.5

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