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304, Caere?

  • Record number: 304
  • Site: Caere?
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Flat vertical plaque with finished bottom edge with scar for tile backer at bottom. Painted decoration: box meander above painted bead & reel. Brown wash on smooth back.
  • Bibliography: Christiansen & Winter 2010, p. 41, no. 7 (photo upside-down)
  • 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: Box meander/bead & reel
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 767
  • Height: 9.6
  • Width: 12
  • MPD: 2.8
  • Clay: orange
  • Paint: Dark brown2.5YR 5/4, yellow-brown 7.5YR 7/4-6/4, cream 10YR 8/3
  • Condition: Small fragment of plaque bottom
  • Painted decoration only: yes
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