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3383, Poggio Civitate, T25 B56/OC2/Workshop

  • Record number: 3383
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T25 B56/OC2/Workshop
  • Roof element: Moulds
  • Remarks: Mould for Canopic-style head antefix. Preserves upper half of face above nose tip. Th wall 1.3 (top) - 2.9 (cheek). Outer surface of mould roughly smoothed with many small lumps of clay adhering to it. W left eye 3, W right eye 2.9. H forehead 2.4. Mould defects: stone in left forehead below line of "hair" ridge/depression; pit in lower left eyelid; pit in nose left nostril; pit in upper left cheek below outer edge of eye. Excavation notebook: C. Tutt II 1985, p. 76, find 2.
  • Bibliography: E. Nielsen 1987, p. 116, fig. 84; Nielsen 1989, pp. 513-514, pl. III.d; Phillips 1993, p. 59; Winter 2009a, p. 88, 2.C.4.b
  • Publication record: A new lateral sima from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Nielsen, E.. Journal and volume number: Atti Firenze. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 509-515
    In the hills of Tuscany. Recent excavations at the Etruscan site of Poggio Civitate (Murlo, Siena). Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Place of publication: Philadelphia. Publication Date: 1993
    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
  • Associated elements: 68-196, 67-29, 67-21, 69-155, 71-586, 82-18
  • Type of decoration: Human head/mask. Canopic head.
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 8.7
  • Width: 13.4
  • MPD: 4.1
  • Clay: 2.5YR 5/8
  • Distance outer eyes: 7.7
  • Width nose bottom: 2.4
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