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8052, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 8052
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Fragment of crowning moulding with parts of 4 concave tongues above relief meander. Stolen from private collection in Italy in 1970. Present location unknown.
  • Bibliography: Melis & Quilici Gigli 1972, p. 223, pl. LI.4; Winter 2009a, p. 359, 5.D.1.f or 5.D.3.d; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 44, E55, fig. 229
  • Publication record: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto
    Proposta per l'ubicazione di Pometia
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: Raking sima, lateral sima, or revetment plaque.
  • Type of decoration: Concave tongues/relief meander
  • Current Collection:
  • Mouldmade: Yes
  • Height: 7.9 ca.
  • Width: 7.4 ca.
  • Paint: Tongues alternately red/white; meander background red

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