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2719, Poggio Civitate, T17

  • Record number: 2719
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T17
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Two converging curved bands of bow-volute acroterion (Th wall 2.8-5.5): W smaller 6.1, W larger 8. Two painted cream bands following curvature and crossing each other on central flat band (W 8). Widens at bottom of piece, probably for attachment to tile. Painted on both sides.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 47, PC 59, fig. 26, pl. 21; Winter 2009a, p. 114, 2.E.7.b
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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: Two converging curved bands: vegetal design
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 17
  • Width: 33.3
  • MPD: 5.5
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Paint: Red 10R 5/8. Cream 7.5YR 8/4.

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