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1904, Caere

  • Record number: 1904
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri C.R. 82/15; Berlin TC 3777/TC 2074X
  • Remarks: Fragment of lower left corner of eaves tile with raised side edge ending 4 cm behind front edge. On soffit, painted stripes at front (red/white-black stepped pattern/red) in front of large half-rosette of 7 petals, alternating black & red with white edges outlined in black, radiating from half circle. Cream ground.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 486, 6.F.2.e, Ill. 6.23.1
  • 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: Painted stripe/stepped pattern/stripe/half-rosette
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 6.9
  • Width: 9.9
  • MPD: 21.9
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 8/3, red 10R 4/4, black.
  • Condition: Single fragment
  • Thickness tile: 3-3.3
  • Inner H raised side edge: 3.5
  • Outer H raised side edge: 6.8
  • Raised side edge shape: square
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