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350, Caere?

  • Record number: 350
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Ridge end
  • Roof element: Acroteria, central
  • Comparanda: Different fabric & scale than HIN 785-787; = HIN 768.
  • Remarks: Flat plaque with cutout, sharply curved profile. Handmade, less careful workmanship. black on both faces, up to edges. Red-purple on inner & outer sides edges, painted over white slip.
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 150-151, no. 71
  • 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
    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
  • Associated elements: HIN 768, HIN 775, HIN 778, HIN 783, HIN 777
  • Type of decoration: Wave pattern finial
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8
  • Width: 5.2
  • MPD: 3.4
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4 edges; 2.5YR 5/8 core
  • Paint: White slip 10YR 7/3, red-purple 5R 4/4
  • Condition: Finial end preserved
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