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3566, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3566
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, human statues
  • Remarks: Seated statue with restored bottom half of statue on ridge tile with full dimensions of tile. RH stool 31.5, RW 25.5, RD 27.1. Th back leg 7, front leg RW 3.3. Ledge on ridge tile for feet, H from bottom edge 8, M.Th. 7.2, W 29.4. Dist. from ridge tile side edge 8, scars from 2 feet. Body-lower torso MPH skirt 38.5. TH wall 3.4. Restored central hole for pole, Diam 15.2. Front of skirt hollow.
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 106, 3.265; Edlund-Berry 1992, I.5.2; Winter 2009a, pp. 196-198, 3.E.1.a
  • Publication record: Case e palazzi d'Etruria
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The seated and standing statue akroteria from Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
  • Type of decoration: Seated male statue
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate: 71-550 110975
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 76
  • Width: 48.8
  • MPD: 40.5
  • Condition: Complete dimensions of ridge tile preserved
  • Thickness tile: 2.9
  • Height ridge tile: 13.5/16R
  • Width ridge tile: 48.8R
  • Depth ridge tile: 35.5/40.5R

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