Main SiteGandhara ConnectionsVase Corpus (CVA Online)

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
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    Terrecotte architettoniche da Cerveteri (Vigna Parrocchiale): nuove acquisizioni
  • Associated elements: 88/102
  • Type of decoration: Strigils
  • Current Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis: 88/43 (88/143?)
  • 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
Image Image Image

Link to this record using the address

Site map Copyright Accessibility Privacy statement Contact us
Gandhara Connections
Gandhara Connections on Facebook
Gandhara Connections on Twitter
Back to top