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540, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 540
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Left corner of large, hollow base (MPH 15.5, MPW 17, MPD 13.6) with half life-size (or life-size if female) human right foot in boot (MPH 6.5, MPW 7.9, MPD 12.7) on top. Toe projected over edge, now broken off. Central hole vertically up through leg
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 33, Type 1b, fig. 49, B 11 (wrongly giving of 84.187); Winter 2009a, p. 467, 6.E.1.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
  • Type of decoration: Booted foot on plinth
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Clay: 5YR 7/4

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