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71, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 71
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Comparanda: Rome S. Omobono
  • Remarks: Fragment with finished edge & part of relief meander with star box. H. & W. star box 3.9. On long-term loan from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford; given by N. Koutoulakis.
  • Bibliography: Brown 1973-1974, p. 62, Type B.ii; Winter 2009a, pp. 360-361, 5.D.1.g, n. 114; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 40, E4, fig. 178
  • Publication record: Etrusco-Italic architectural terracottas in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Author: Brown, A.C.. Journal and volume number: AR. Publication Date: 1973-1974. Pages: 60-65
    Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto. Author: Palombi, D. (ed.). Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    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
  • Associated elements: Raking simas, lateral simas, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Relief meander with star-box
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo della Città e del Territorio
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7
  • Width: 7.7
  • Clay: Orange-brown
  • Condition: Finished edge
  • Thickness plaque: 1.9
  • Thickness including relief: 2.2
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes
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