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7777, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 7777
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Equal to 88/143
  • Remarks: Raking sima. Preserves center and bottom of vertical plaque with tall convex strigils/projecting flat bottom border. Scar of tile backer. Back undecorated.
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 2003, pp.126-127, no. 1450, fig. 55, pl. I; Winter 2009a, p. 240, 4.A.1.a (?)
  • Publication record: Caere 4. Vigna Parrocchiale: scavi 1983-1989. Il santuario, la "residenza" e l'edificio ellittico. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2003
    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: Strigils
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 10.6+
  • Width: 7.8+
  • MPD: 4.5
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/4 surface with gray core
  • Paint: Red-brown front surface, possibly white on top half left strigil, bottom half right strigil; black brown edge and bottom border; soffit red-brown 2.5YR 4/4.
  • Height strigil: 7.8+
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Th. tile backer: 2.6
  • Height strigil: 7.8+
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.6
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