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1665, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 1665
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Architrave
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Pyrgi, Temple B: Pyrgi 1970, p. 419 B:10a, fig. 328. Punta della Vipera: Stopponi 1979, p. 256, Pl. VI.1 & fig. 3.3
  • Remarks: Fragments preserve a large section of convex strigils with flat tips, above roll/flat fascia with black painted lozenges with red ivy-leaf in spaces between adjacent lozenges, above and below/roll/plaque
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, pp. 134-135, II.A.4.7, pl. IX bottom; Guarino 2010, p. 61, no. 187, fig. 48, pl. II.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: 86/117 + 86/198; 88/36. Total of 95 fragments belonging to at least 7 or 10 plaques
  • Type of decoration: Convex strigils/roll with painted oblique bands/fascia with painted lozenges & ivy-leaves/roll with painted oblique bands
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 22.5
  • Width: 34.6
  • MPD: 7
  • Condition: 3 joining fragments; many lacunae
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Decoration central fascia: Painted lozenges & ivy-leaves
  • Decoration lower roll: Painted oblique bands
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Convex: yes

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