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3582, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3582
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Position: Courtyard eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Left edge of lateral sima with finished edge. No trimming or cut-back for receiving overlapping head; probably is end piece as others have trimmed back receiving surface. Corner strigil wider 2.3. Th fascia 4. Max. Th strigils 3.4, at top 2.1. H raised side edge outer 7.5, inner 4.3. Diam rosette 10.7. Distance from edge 9.8. Th rosette wall 1-1.2. Plaque thickens towards bottom.
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 119, 3.357; Phillips 1990; Winter 2009a, pp. 166-167, 3.B.1.b
  • 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 lateral sima from Poggio Civitate (Murlo): notes on early Etruscan craftsmanship. Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 18. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 139-157
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 21
  • Width: 26.7
  • MPD: 16
  • Clay: 2.5YR 6/8.
  • Paint: Purple-red paint on fascia 7.5R 4/4 and probably strigils.
  • Height top fascia: 1.9
  • Height strigil: 7.5
  • Width strigil: 2
  • Height central fascia: 11
  • Height strigil: 7.5
  • Width strigil: 2

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