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306, Caere?

  • Record number: 306
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri, Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Remarks: Flat plaque with painted decoration: stepped pattern above thin band with dots/meander with cream band (H1.6), black band (H 2) & bird in box
  • Bibliography: Christiansen 1985, p. 150 n. 1; Winter 2009a, p. 416, 6.A.2.d; 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
    Etruskische Stumper
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Stepped pattern/meander with box with bird
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 704
  • Height: 10.7
  • Width: 10.6
  • MPD: 2.1
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream, brown 2.5YR 4/4, black
  • Condition: Fragment of top right corner
  • Height top fascia: 2.3
  • Height main field: 7.8+
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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