Por el otro, consideramos que el recipiente que es identificado como un cadus romano podria ser en realidad una situla
. Destacamos estas dos cuestiones ya que se trata de algo que va mas alla de los simples aspectos formales pudiendo tener implicaciones de caracter religioso.
(20) It shows him carrying a situla
(bucket); his upper right chest is left bare by a tunic which falls over his left shoulder, is gathered by a cord around his waist, and falls in folds which model the curvature of his legs in an extra-ordinarily sensuous manner, apparently focusing on the bulge between his thighs, whether an allusion to the alleged macro-phallic character of blacks or a more subtle form of eroticism.
The women behind her carry, from left to right, a situla
and a large lidded casket.
There is still an argument, however, partly based on the apparent presence of an attached semi-circular neck-guard, that the Hirschlanden headgear represents a bronze helmet (Schickler 1999: 24) similar to those depicted on, for example, the Providence situla
(Lucke 1962: Plate 9, lower) or the Strettweg cult-vehicle (Aldhouse Green 1996:114), and actual helmets from Cremona and Oppeano (Sansoni 1961: Plate 20) in northern Italy, all of the same broad date (Schickler 1999: 24).
Harry Dunlop will always have a soft spot for theWest Midlands track after the fledgling trainer gained his first success with Situla
here last year, and he was back for more when sending out Mr Loire to take the 6f handicap under Jimmy Quinn.
(2.30) can return to winning ways in the Novice Median Auction Stakes.