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3574, Poggio Civitate

  • Record number: 3574
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues?
  • Comparanda: Similar to attached head on replacement lateral sima; open mouth similar to sphinx head 68-100
  • Remarks: Small male head, hollow, handmade, with open mouth. Ionicizing style. Mouth pierced from outside in, leaving clay build-up. Th wall 2.2. H ear 4. W opening of mouth 2.4. Horse rider acroterion(?).
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p.151, 3.688
  • Publication record: Case e palazzi d'Etruria. Author: Stopponi, S. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
  • Type of decoration: Male head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 9.6
  • Width: 11.1
  • MPD: 7.8
  • Clay: 5YR 5/6
  • Paint: Red surface/skin 10R 4/6
  • Distance outer eyes: 5.2
  • Width nose bottom: 2.1
  • Width mouth: 3.2

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