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449, Caere?

  • Record number: 449
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Small fragment, finished on both sides, with spiny strigil-like rays, concave, black with raised white ridges flaring from one end outward. One finished end
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 470-471, 6.E.1.c; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 148-149, no. 70
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Associated elements: HIN 722A, HIN 722E, HIN 722B, HIN 722F, HIN 722D, HIN 723, HIN 734, HIN 722C, HIN 722G, HIN 859; IMJ 87.56.439
  • Type of decoration: Hippocamp fin
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 731
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 6.5
  • Width: 7.8
  • MPD: 1.8
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6

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