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526, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale

  • Record number: 526
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale
  • Position: Pediment
  • Roof element: Openwork cresting
  • Comparanda: Veii, Portonaccio: Stefani 1953, p. 59, fig. 33A
  • Remarks: Fragment of topmost element of openwork cresting, with part of 7-petal palmette in relief, with angular cutout top edge, cutout heart, tip of bottommost petal of palmette to right, and part of flat volute band below.
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 134, II.A.4.5; Guarino 2010, p. 55, fig. 40
  • Publication record: Caere 5. Le terrecotte architettoniche a stampo da Vigna Parrocchiale (scavi 1983-1989). Author: Guarino, A.. Place of publication: Pisa/Roma. Publication Date: 2010
    Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci. Città d'Etruria a confronto. Catalogo della mostra, Roma, Museo Nazionale Etrusco. Author: Moretti Sgubini, A.M.. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2001
  • Associated elements: 85.115, 85.197
  • Type of decoration: Openwork palmette in relief/flat volute band
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.5
  • Width: 13.3
  • MPD: 3
  • Concave strigil: yes
  • Decoration main field: Painted star & half-circles
  • Painted decoration only: yes
  • Concave: yes

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