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1912, Caere

  • Record number: 1912
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat vertical plaque with painted stepped pattern between red stripes/star-flower of alternating lotus buds & 5-leaf palmette of alternating red & black leaves. Reconstructed together with Y2171A & B as Fig. 19f in Andrén 1940, p. 28, No. II:7b
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 28, No. II:7b, fig. 19f; Winter 2009a, p. 421, 6.A.2.i, Ill. 6.5.2
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    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 stepped pattern between stripes/painted star-flower
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 11.1
  • Width: 12.3
  • MPD: 3.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 7/6, red 2.5YR 4/4, brown 7.5YR 5/4, black
  • Condition: Single fragment, broken on all sides
  • Thickness plaque: 3.1
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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