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523, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 523
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple B: Pyrgi 1970, p. 379 B4, Figs. 293-297 (same form, with different decoration)
  • Remarks: Flat tile with hanging curtain (H 7.5) made in one piece. The soffit is decorated with red & black bands separated by cream bands. Hanging curtain is profiled and decorated on the front surface with a box meander; on the roll at the top, a simple box meander pattern
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, pp. 133-134, II.A.4.2; Guarino 2010, p. 42, fig. 27, pl. I.6
  • Publication record: Caere 5. Le terrecotte architettoniche a stampo da Vigna Parrocchiale (scavi 1983-1989). Author: Guarino, A.. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Associated elements: 88.88; 88.20; 88.110; 88.114
  • Type of decoration: Painted bands/painted box meanders
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Height: 8.7
  • Width: 40.7
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Decoration main field: Painted star & half-circles
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Concave: yes

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