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2872, Poggio Civitate, T26 L85/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2872
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T26 L85/courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Solid. Left feline paw with four toes. Detached from ridge tile slope and from body above. Raised horizontal ridge on outside of leg just below body break.
  • Bibliography: Newland 1994, pp. 57-58, no. 69; Winter 2009a, p. 206, 3.E.4.a
  • 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 akroterial sculpture and architectural terracottas from the Upper Building at Murlo. Author: Newland, D.M.. Journal and volume number: Diss. Bryn Mawr College. Publication Date: 1994
  • Type of decoration: Left feline paw with 4 toes
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 17.4
  • Width: 10.4
  • MPD: 7.3
  • Clay: 7.5YR 5/4

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