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3349, Poggio Civitate, R6 E1, D-E 2-3 Lower Building/OCB3

  • Record number: 3349
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: R6 E1, D-E 2-3 Lower Building/OCB3
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Ridge tile with raised pie-crust fluting/cordon on both short sides. At one side, double volute acroterion longitudinally. Ridge tile H front inner 12.1, front outer 15.2, back inner 13, back outer 15.3. RW front inner 33, front outer 36. H fluting above tile 1-1.2. Th acroterion 2.8-3. Acroterion begins ca. 5.3 cm from ridge tile end, 59 from opposite end.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, pp. 39-41, fig. 17, Pl. 13, PC 10; Winter 2009a, p. 102, 2.E.2.a, fig. 2.15, ill. 2.8.2
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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
  • Type of decoration: Double volute
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 38.2
  • Width: 38
  • Thickness tile: 1.9-2.2
  • Height ridge tile: 15.2/ 13
  • Width ridge tile: 95
  • Depth ridge tile: 38
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