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386, Caere?

  • Record number: 386
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Comparanda: Cristofani 1992a, p. 49, B.41
  • Remarks: Top of plaque with painted red edge. Handpainted horizontal double volute, cream on red-purple ground, with volute band above & to left. On front, fine layer of cream slip over which paint was applied
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 40 no. 7 (photo turned to left)
  • Publication record: Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Type of decoration: Double volute & volute band
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 832
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.5
  • Width: 7.5
  • MPD: 2.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Cream 7.5YR 7/4, red-purple 7.5R 4/6
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