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2913, Poggio Civitate, AG2C/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2913
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: AG2C/courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Solid. Lower leg and hoof of horse detached at oblique angle from ridge tile showing that horse was oriented longitudinally. Scoring on the undersurface. Hoof separately inventoried as 70-6 from AG 2D.
  • Bibliography: Newland 1994, p. 57, no. 68; Winter 2009a, p. 207, 3.E.4.b
  • 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
    The akroterial sculpture and architectural terracottas from the Upper Building at Murlo. Author: Newland, D.M.. Journal and volume number: Diss. Bryn Mawr College. Publication Date: 1994
  • Type of decoration: Horse leg
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 14
  • Width: 7.5
  • MPD: 8.3
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Surface brown 5R 6/4

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