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1684, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale - Elliptical building

  • Record number: 1684
  • Site: Caere
  • Building or zone: Vigna Parrocchiale - Elliptical building
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques, floral
  • Comparanda: Civita Castellana, Vignale: Andren 1940, p. 99, No. II:10, Pl. 31:110
  • Remarks: Fragment of relief revetment plaque preserving part of floral frieze with horizontal S-spirals above pendent palmette with cordoned petals & pendent lotus
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 140, II.A.4.26; Guarino 2010, p. 110, no. 476, fig. 101
  • 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: A, EDEL 3, EDEL 4. Total of 117 fragments from excavation, 110 from area of Elliptical Building, belonging to at least 6 plaques
  • Type of decoration: Relief floral frieze with S-spirals, palmette with cordoned petals, lotus
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 11.5
  • Width: 13.2
  • MPD: 1.7
  • Condition: Finished side edge
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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