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3341, Poggio Civitate, CA2J

  • Record number: 3341
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA2J
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Comparanda: 68-474
  • Remarks: Fragment from cutout acroterion of hindquarters of feline. Tail curved upward. Equal in style, fabric and technique to 68-474. Th 3.7-4.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 38, figs. 16, 36, Pl. 11, PC 3; Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 72, 3.14 & 3.15; Phillips 1993, p. 57; Bruni et al. 1988, p. 43, fig. 49; Rystedt 1994, pp.77-78; Winter 2009a, pp. 105-106, 2.E.3.a, Ill. 2.13.1
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
    Additional notes on early Etruscan akroteria
    Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria
    In the hills of Tuscany. Recent excavations at the Etruscan site of Poggio Civitate (Murlo, Siena)
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: 68-474
  • Type of decoration: Feline hindquarters
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate: 68-475
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 27.6
  • Width: 24.5
  • Paint: Red-brown paint on surfaces and edges 2.5YR 5/6 with darker overtones 2.5YR3/2.
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