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281, Poggio Buco

  • Record number: 281
  • Site: Poggio Buco
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Munich, Mus.ant.Kleinkunst
  • Remarks: Top fascia/short convex strigils/recessed frieze/projecting relief guilloche. Deeply projecting cavetto with strigils. Scene left to right: winged griffin striding to right, deer grazing, griffin with volute & end of wing on back, grazing deer. Inner musculature indicated by modelling, especially belly set off from haunches & shoulders
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 78, No. 4, Pl. 25:89; Poulsen 1966, p. 31; Andrén 1974, p. 5, Pl. XIV, fig. 34; Winter 2009a, pp. 181-182, 3.D.4.a, fig. 3.14 (mislabelled HIN 220), Ill. 3.6.1; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 114-115, no. 53
  • 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
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Associated elements: Revetment plaque with unarmed riders to left HIN 220 (H. 177); lateral sima
  • Type of decoration: Stags & griffins to right
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 219 (H.177)
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21
  • Width: 52
  • Height top fascia: 1.2
  • Height strigil: 3
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 13.5
  • Decoration main field: Relief figured frieze
  • Height strigil: 3
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Convex: yes
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