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2881, Poggio Civitate, CA2H/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2881
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA2H/courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Th wall 1.8-3.7. Fragment preserves right eye (L 5.5) in recessed socket. Circular depression on forehead (Diam 1.8) just above eye.
  • Bibliography: Newland 1994, p. 32, no. 5; 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 head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 4.7
  • Width: 5.8
  • MPD: 11.7
  • Clay: 5YR 4/4

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