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310, Caere?

  • Record number: 310
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Larger version of HIN 706, probably painted by same hand
  • Remarks: Finished right edge of flat plaque & tile backer with flange (Th 2.4) at right, & 3 raised bosses (Diam. 3.3) on top surface surrounding 2 penetrating, 1 non-penetrating nail holes (Diam 0.8). On soffit, widely spaced rosettes (Diam 7.1-7.3) between 2 painted red bands (MD 10). Half-rosette at right edge. Tile backer undercut (H 2.6) at right for flange (Th 2.4) running entire depth of tile backer.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 412-415, 6.A.2.c; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 38-40, no. 7
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Type of decoration: Squares with central dots/rosettes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Height: 8.5
  • Width: 39.7
  • MPD: 24.7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Reddish wash 10R 5/8-4/8 on tile top
  • Condition: Lower right corner
  • Th. tile backer: 3-4.9
  • Soffit decoration type: Rosettes between bands
  • Thickness tile backer: 3-4.9
  • Soffit decoration type: Rosettes between bands
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