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6811, Pyrgi

  • Record number: 6811
  • Site: Pyrgi
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Fragment of acroterion preserving small horse leg and hoof attached to plaque with rounded top edge and 3 scallop curves at bottom. L leg + hoof 11.4, MPD 3.7. Diam leg at break 2.8. H leg plaque 5.9, MPD 1.5. W scallop 2.4. Triangular scar from element at corner attached to plaque in back of hoof, with painted red-purple edge.
  • Bibliography: Pyrgi 1970, fig. 235.4
  • Publication record: Pyrgi. Scavi nel santuario etrusco (1959-1967). Journal and volume number: NSc II. Supplemento al vol. XXIV. Publication Date: 1970
  • Type of decoration: Horse leg & hoof
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Pyrgi
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Paint: Purple-red on back of plaque. Black hoof. Cream paint on leg 5YR 7/4. Purple-red 5R 4/4.

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