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2664, Caere

  • Record number: 2664
  • Site: Caere
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with painted meander. Finished top edge from bottom of wave, part of stepped pattern and meander, including part of star-flower at left. Stepped pattern runs in opposite direction to TC 2064x. Th wave 3-3.1. H top stepped pattern/fascia 3. H meander 15+. W bird box 10.4.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 27, no. II:2c, fig. 19b; Ö. Wikander 1994, p. 51, no. 10; Winter 2009a, pp. 418-419, 6.A.2.e
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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 Archaic Etruscan sima. Author: Wikander, Ö.. Journal and volume number: Murlo and the Etruscans, ed. R. De Puma & J. Small. Place of publication: Madison, WI. Publication Date: 1994. Pages: 47-63
  • Type of decoration: Wave/stepped pattern/meander with star-flower
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 20.2
  • Width: 21.2
  • MPD: 4.6
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 8/3. Red 7.5YR 4/4. Black.
  • Condition: Single piece
  • Thickness plaque: 3.8-4.8
  • Painted decoration only: yes

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