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669, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 669
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Antefixes, painted?
  • Remarks: Flat plaque with white-on-red decoration with 2 curved white bands on red ground. On soffit, white band. Given thin plaque and design, this may be a fragment of a plain antefix with painted plaque (est W 10 cm).
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, p. 30, B 3.1, fig. 38 top left; Cristofani 1993b, p. 222, no. 2, figs. 5-6; Winter 2009a, p. 84, 2.C.1.c
  • 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: Painted semicircles
  • Current Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis: 83.136-1
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 5.3
  • MPD: 1.8
  • Paint: White-on-red
  • Condition: Lower left? corner with finished edges
  • Thickness plaque: 1.8
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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