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631, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 631
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: 84.138, 84.127, 85.156, 83.112, 85.23-8; Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Remarks: Flat vertical plaque with painted decoration of box meander with bird/row of squares with central dot, flanked by vertical stripes. Soffit decorated with widely spaced rosettes.
  • Bibliography: Cristofani 1992a, pp. 36-37, Type IV, B 18.5; Winter 2009a, p. 412, 6.A.2.c
  • Publication record: Caere 3.1. Lo scarico arcaico della Vigna Parrocchiale
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Meander with birds in boxes/squares
  • Current Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis: 85.53 + 85.159, 160, 162
  • Height: 9
  • Width: 9
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6

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