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3568, Poggio Civitate, T17, T19/Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3568
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T17, T19/Courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Section of ridge tile with central hole (est. Diam 11.7) with scar from seated statue and ledge with 1 booted left foot. Some deep finger marks on underside of ridge tile. Dist. hole from finished side edge 17.5. Dist. from finished side edge of ridge tile 7.5. MPH foot 4.4, MPW 7.6, MPD 9. Scar from statue wall Th 3.4. Dist. Foot from ledge side edge 5.6. Front projecting slightly beyond ledge.
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 106, 3.268; Edlund-Berry 1992, I.8.15; Winter 2009a, pp. 196-198, 3.E.1.a
  • Publication record: Case e palazzi d'Etruria. Author: Stopponi, S. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    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 seated and standing statue akroteria from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Edlund-Berry, I.. Journal and volume number: Archaeologica 96. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992
  • Type of decoration: Seated male foot
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 13.5
  • Width: 30
  • MPD: 42
  • Paint: Brown-black paint on boot top and sole and top and bottom and sides of ledge and ridge tile side edge 10R 4/3. Ridge tile top red-brown 10R 4/6. White wash over red on boot side.
  • Thickness tile: 4.5 (front)
  • Height ridge tile: 8.6
  • Depth ridge tile: 32

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