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341, Caere?

  • Record number: 341
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Plaque with painted bands with low black/white step meander across top, above larger meander with bird in box (H 6.4) facing left.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, pp. 412-415, 6.A.2.c; Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 38, no. 7
  • 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 704, HIN 705, HIN 707, HIN 708
  • Type of decoration: Hook meander with bird in box
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 705
  • Height: 10.9
  • Width: 10.7
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 10YR 7/3?, brown-red 10R 4/4
  • Condition: Top edge of flat vertical plaque
  • Depth top fascia: 2
  • Decoration main field: Painted box meander
  • Thickness plaque: 2-3.8
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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