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683, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 683
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Camporeale, La caccia, 1984, pp. 100-101
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat painted plaque with forelegs of brown deer in flight, legs raised, running between red tree in foreground, and two red waving branches behind. At left, a net. Along bottom, painted red band. Painted soffit decoration: black/brown zigzag? Between red stripe & band of alternating white/black/white/red boxes between two red stripes
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1989-1990, p. 75, Pl. XII.a; Cristofani 1992a, p. 38, Type VI B 20, fig. 67, Pl. II; Winter 2009a, p. 423, 6.A.2.l, fig. 6.8
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale. Author: Cristofani, M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992. Pages: 29-57
    Scavi nell'area urbana di Caere: le terrecotte decorative. Author: Cristofani, M.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 56. Publication Date: 1989-1990. Pages: 69-84
    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 deer hunt
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 7.2
  • Width: 12
  • MPD: 9.8
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Cream ground 10YR 7/4, red 10R 3/4-3/6, brown 10YR 5/4
  • Condition: Preserves bottom edge
  • Decoration main field: Painted deer hunt
  • Thickness plaque: 3.7
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Th. tile backer: 3.5
  • D soffit decoration: 3.3
  • Soffit decoration type: Bl/br zigzags? between red bands/boxes
  • Thickness tile backer: 3.5
  • Depth soffit decoration: 3.3
  • Soffit decoration type: Bl/br zigzags? between red bands/boxes
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