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305, Caere?

  • Record number: 305
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri, Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Remarks: Top of sima with flat vertical plaque with painted decoration: stepped pattern between thin bands with rows of dots/frieze with hook meander. Top & back flat, smoothed, with brown-orange wash
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 412-415, 6.A.2.c; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 38-39, no. 7
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    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 Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
  • Type of decoration: Stepped pattern/hook meander
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Height: 12.5
  • Width: 21.6
  • MPD: 3.1
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Red 5R 4/4, cream 10YR 8/3-7/3, black
  • Condition: Fragment of sima top; 2 joining fragments
  • Thickness plaque: 3.1
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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