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578, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 578
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Comparanda: 83.81, 83.114, 83.107-1, 83.93; Satricum Etrusco-Ionian roof, Punta della Vipera
  • Remarks: Several pieces including front left corner, front right corner, central part of lotus flower painted on soffit.
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, pp. 41, 56, figs. 76-77 Type I, B 26 c) (listing comparanda); Winter 2009a, pp. 482-485, 6.F.2.a
  • 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
  • Associated elements: Raking sima Type III (B 17), possibly antefixes Type I (B 30)
  • Type of decoration: Painted lotus
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Height: 2.4
  • Width: 13
  • MPD: 16
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 7/4, brown 5YR 4/4
  • Soffit decoration type: Painted lotus between brown bands, with brown volute band
  • Thickness tile: 2.5
  • Outer H raised side edge: 4.5
  • Width raised side edge: 3.6
  • Raised side edge shape: square
  • Soffit decoration type: Painted lotus between brown bands, with brown volute band

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