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628, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 628
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: 84.138, 84.127, 85.156, 85.53 + 85.159, 160, 162, 83.112, 85.23-8; Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Remarks: Flat vertical plaque with painted decoration, from top: step meander/row of dots between two horizontal stripes/box meander with bird/row of squares with central dot, flanked by vertical stripes. Soffit decorated with widely spaced rosettes (Diam 7). On tile top, round stopper with central hole
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, pp. 36-37, Type IV, B 18.2; Winter 2009a, p. 412, 6.A.2.c
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 29-57
    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
  • Type of decoration: Step meander/meander with birds in boxes/squares
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Height: 7
  • Width: 9
  • MPD: 11.5
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Thickness plaque: 3.4
  • Th. tile backer: 3.2
  • Thickness tile backer: 3.2

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