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693, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 693
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Acroterion base
  • Comparanda: Berlin, Antikensammlung, inv. TC 6681.26/2046x
  • Remarks: Very thick piece with flat back & front; at edge, black band & outward curve (torus?). On face, red volute with black edges & dots along edge, with outer black band echoing the same curve
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 56, 8) B 57, fig. 131; Winter 2009a, pp. 478-479, 6.E.4.b; Winter 2011, p. 67
  • 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
    The evolution of bases for acroteria in Etruria and Latium (640/630-510 B.C.). Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles IV. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2011. Pages: 62-68
  • Type of decoration: Painted volutes
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10.1
  • Width: 11.5
  • MPD: 5.1
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 8/3-7/3, red 10R 4/6, black
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