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1675, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 1675
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pedimental slopes?
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple A: Pyrgi 1970 p. 215, A:7c, fig. 145. Punta della Vipera: Stopponi 1979, p. 254, pl. V:2-3, fig. 3.1
  • Remarks: Piece with bottom part of concave tongues with vertical central depression/roll/ relief floral frieze with obliquely placed S-spirals, tendrils ending in 2 balls & pointed petal, obliquely placed palmettes with 9 pointed petals
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p.137, II.A.4.17; Guarino 2010, p. 73, no. 277, fig, 63, pl. III.4
  • 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: SP2 (N). Total of 16 fragments from at least 8 plaques
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues/roll/ relief floral frieze with S-spiral, tendrils ending in 2 balls & pointed petal, palmette
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 25.6
  • Width: 22
  • Condition: Preserves complete relief floral frieze
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Concave: yes

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