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428, Caere?

  • Record number: 428
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes
  • Comparanda: Etrusco-Campanian strigil shell antefixes
  • Remarks: Strigil shell frame with flat inner band (H 2, D 1.7) ending in volute with rounded eye/thick torus with diagonal bands/beginning of 2+ strigils with raised edges. Back smooth with scar from rounded cover tile with brown edges
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 72-73, no. 27
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Associated elements: HIN 914 + HIN 918
  • Type of decoration: Strigil shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.2
  • Width: 6.3
  • MPD: 3
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream slip 10YR 8/3, purple-red 5R 4/3, brown-red 7.5R 4/6
  • Condition: Fragment from right side of antefix
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Convex: yes
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