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3427, Poggio Civitate, Southeast Building/OC2/Workshop

  • Record number: 3427
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Southeast Building/OC2/Workshop
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Feline-head waterspout from lateral sima with 4 small lumps of clay inside head for attachment of fangs and side walls. W head 10.8. W forehead ridge 0.9, D ridge 8.5.
  • Bibliography: E. Nielsen 1987, p. 112 (mould Type Vb); Winter 2009a, p. 80, 2.B.1.a
  • Publication record: Some preliminary thoughts on old and new terracottas. Author: Nielsen, E.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 16. Publication Date: 1987. Pages: 91-119
    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: Feline head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Excavation Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 7.3
  • Width: 21.1
  • MPD: 12.5
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Shiny red-brown surface 7.5R 4/6.
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.4
  • Width nose bottom: 2.8
  • Width mouth: 10.2

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