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494, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 494
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment?
  • Roof element: Columen/mutulus plaque?
  • Remarks: High relief on terracotta plaque (Th 1.5): female torso in belted peplos with overfold. Round beads of necklace mostly detached Back of plaque has red paint on surface & rough, uneven area near center
  • Bibliography: Mengarelli 1936, p. 81-82, Pl. XXVI:4; Andrén 1940, p. 58, No. IV:8, Pl. 19:61
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Il luogo e I materiali del tempio di Era a Caere. Author: Mengarelli, R.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 10. Publication Date: 1936. Pages: 67-86
  • Type of decoration: Draped female figure
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Nazionale
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 28.9
  • Width: 19.2
  • MPD: 13
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/4
  • Paint: Cream skin & peplos 10YR 7/3, purple-red borders & hair 5R 4/4, black highlight infolds on drapery
  • Condition: Broken through neck and at hips
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