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7774, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 7774
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment left slope(?)
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Veii, Piazza d' Armi, 88/102 etc.
  • Remarks: Raking sima. Fragment of vertical palque with part of convex strigils probably painted black/red-brown above projecting bottom border with painted black horizontal band along center. Scar of tile backer. Soffit painted red. Vertical plaque thickens towards left, therefore probably from left slope.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 240, 4.A.1.a (giving inv. as 86/233)
  • Publication record: 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
  • Type of decoration: Strigils
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 8.1+
  • Width: 18.4+
  • MPD: 4.7+
  • Clay: 5YR 6/4 with gray core
  • Paint: Red soffit 2.5YR 5/4.
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Th. tile backer: 3
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Thickness tile backer: 3
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