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7772, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 7772
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with wide, flat convex strigils on cavetto. Painted decoration on strigils. Projecting bottom border (probably almost complete: H 2.3+, D 4.5) decorated with boxes with Xs in white-on-red. Soffit decoration not preserved.
  • Bibliography: Bellelli 2004, p. 102, figs.10-13; Maggiani & Bellelli 2006, pp. 83-84, fig. 8.4a-b* (giving inv. as 88/42 on fig. caption and 88/43 in n. 12); Winter 2009a, p. 240, 4.A.1.a
  • Publication record: Maestranze greche a Caere: Il caso delle terrecotte architettoniche. Author: Bellelli, V.. Journal and volume number: AnnFaina 11. Place of publication: Orvieto. Publication Date: 2004. Pages: 95-118
    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
    Terrecotte architettoniche da Cerveteri (Vigna Parrocchiale): nuove acquisizioni. Author: Maggiani, A. & V. Bellelli. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles III. Place of publication: Oxford. Publication Date: 2006. Pages: 83-96
  • Associated elements: 88/102
  • Type of decoration: Strigils
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12.5
  • Width: 12.9+
  • MPD: 5+
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Strigils painted in top row white/black/white red, in lower row black/white/red/white. Flat fascia painted with white Xs in boxes on red ground. Red-brown 2.5YR 5/6. White 10YR 7/3.
  • Height strigil: 10.3
  • Width strigil: 3.2
  • Height strigil: 10.3
  • Width strigil: 3.2
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