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606, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 606
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Revetmentplaques, painted
  • Remarks: Left corner of probable revetment plaque similar to Ch. Wikander Type II B, with raised side edge & recessed flange to left (MPW 5.8. Th 1.5). Plaque (Th 2.5) has wedge-shaped raised side edge (W 2.3, Th 3.8), painted with 4 vertical white stripes on red ground in white-on-red style, continuing along top edge of plaque. Plaque face red, flange unpainted. Back has horizontal striations, unfinished. Th horizontal part at top 2.3, thinning behind flange to 1.7
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 30, B 2, figs. 37 bottom, 39 (identified as "cassettone"); Cristofani 1993b, p. 221, figs. 3-4; Winter 2009a, p. 93, 2.D.1.b
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale
    Su alcuni rivestimenti fittili alto-arcaici da Cerveteri
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: White-on-red stripes
  • Current Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis: 85.184
  • Height: 12.8
  • Width: 5
  • Thickness plaque: 2.5
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Th. tile backer: 2.3-1.7
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.3-1.7
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