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1906, Caere

  • Record number: 1906
  • Site: Caere
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Tiles, eaves
  • Remarks: Fragment of flat plaque, painted black-brown on top. On soffit, part of large star-flower with white/red/white central concentric circles, large closed lotus bud flanked by widely spaced palmette leaves alternating red & black on cream ground. Part of open lotus to left bottom.
  • Bibliography: Winter 2009a, p. 488, 6.F.2.g
  • Publication record: Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: MAAR Suppl. 9. Place of publication: Ann Arbor. Publication Date: 2009
  • Type of decoration: Painted star-flower
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antikensammlung
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 2.5
  • Width: 10
  • MPD: 13
  • Clay: 7.5YR 6/6
  • Paint: White 10YR 7/3, red 10R 3/2, black.
  • Condition: Single triangular fragment, broken on all sides
  • Thickness tile: 2.5

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