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2932, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 2932
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Position: Courtyard eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Lateral sima preserving vertical plaque with convex strigils/flat fascia with rosette flanking feline-head waterspout, and part of horizontal tile backer. D center top 4.8, bottom 2.5. Diam mouldmade rosette 10. L feline-head waterspout nose 4.
  • Bibliography: Damgaard Andersen 1990, Type A3; Winter 2009a, pp. 166-167, 3.B.1.b
  • Publication record: 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 feline waterspouts of the lateral sima from the Upper Building at Poggio Civitate, Murlo. Author: Damgaard Andersen, H.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 18. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 61-98
  • Type of decoration: Rosette/feline head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes + no
  • Height: 19.5
  • Width: 36
  • MPD: 19
  • Height top fascia: 1.8
  • Height strigil: 4.6
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 12
  • Thickness plaque: 2.7
  • H feline spout: 11.1
  • W feline spout: 11.3
  • D feline spout: 9.5
  • Distance outer eyes: 10.2
  • Width nose bottom: 4.3
  • Height strigil: 4.6
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex: yes

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