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2632, Caere

  • Record number: 2632
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with painted meander. Large fragment with bottom half of concave tongues above painted double cross meander and battlement across bottom edge. Soffit painted red.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 27, no. II:3a, fig. 19c; Winter 2009a, p. 408, 6.A.1.c, Ill. 6.1.2
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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: Painted meander/tongue pattern/horizontal stripes/double cross meander with rosettes & stars
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 23.9
  • Width: 24.1
  • MPD: ca. 7.8
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Condition: Single piece
  • Width strigil: 3.1red/4bl
  • Height lower roll: 3.4
  • Decoration lower roll: box meander
  • Height main field: 13.1
  • Decoration main field: Painted swastika meander/ rosettes/ starflower
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5-3.1
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Th. tile backer: 2.5-4.5
  • Width strigil: 3.1red/4bl
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.5-4.5
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