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1685, Caere, Vigna Parrocchiale - Elliptical building

  • Record number: 1685
  • 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 cutout bottom edge of relief revetment plaque with pendent palmette with cordoned petals, surrounded by serpentine band, with pendent 3-petal palmette between 2 serpentine bands on triangular wedge of plaque
  • Bibliography: Veio, Cerveteri, Vulci 2001, p. 140, II.A.4.27 (photo upside down); Guarino 2010, p. 113, no. 512, fig. 104
  • 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, 89.16, EDEL 3. 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 palmette with cordoned petals, serpentine bands
  • Last Recorded Collection: C.N.R. storerooms at Banditaccia necropolis
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 12
  • Width: 11.8
  • MPD: 1.7
  • Decoration main field: Relief floral frieze
  • Mouldmade decoration: yes

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