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1679, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 1679
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Antefixes
  • Comparanda: Cerveteri: Andren 1940, pp. 55-57, Nos. IV:4-5, Pl. 20:64 & 20:65
  • Remarks: Fragment of floral shell frame, with parts of lotus & palmette in relief. Single example, found in center of temple
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 139, II.A.4.21; Guarino 2010, p. 102, no. 405, fig. 95
  • Publication record: Caere 5. Le terrecotte architettoniche a stampo da Vigna Parrocchiale (scavi 1983-1989). Author: Guarino, A.. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Type of decoration: Floral shell frame
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 11.7
  • Width: 10
  • MPD: 2.1
  • Type shell: Floral

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