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7773, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 7773
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Berlin TC 2057X
  • Remarks: Raking sima upper edge fragment with tall top fascia with painted double meander. Deep cavetto with painted tongues, W with outlines 5.
  • Bibliography: Bellelli 2004, p. 98, figs. 4-5; Maggiani & Bellelli 2006, p. 87, fig. 8.8* (giving inv. as 88/110-2 on fig. caption and 88/110-3 in n. 24); Winter 2009a, p. 409, 6.A.1.d
  • Publication record: Maestranze greche a Caere: Il caso delle terrecotte architettoniche. Author: Bellelli, V.. Journal and volume number: AnnFaina 11. Place of publication: Orvieto. Publication Date: 2004. Pages: 95-118
    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
    Terrecotte architettoniche da Cerveteri (Vigna Parrocchiale): nuove acquisizioni. Author: Maggiani, A. & V. Bellelli. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 83-96
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/painted double meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10+
  • Width: 8.8+
  • MPD: 7.8+
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Tongues alternating black/brown with white outlines edges in black on purple-red ground 7.5R 4/4. Upside down V-darts between tongues. White 10YR 7/3. Brown 5YR 5/4. Brown wash on back, painted vertically 5YR 5/4.
  • Height top fascia: 6.2
  • Depth top fascia: 2.4
  • Height strigil: 7+
  • Width strigil: 3.8
  • Height strigil: 7+
  • Width strigil: 3.8
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