3553, Poggio Civitate, CA2J/Courtyard building
- Record number: 3553
- Site: Poggio Civitate
- Building or zone: CA2J/Courtyard building
- Position: Ridge
- Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
- Remarks: Fragment of hollow head with short pointed conical horn. Scar to left from missing ear(?). L horn 10.5. Lumpy inside with many finger-tip impressions. Possible modeling of forehead.
- Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 113, 3.318; Edlund-Berry 1992, p. 224, no. E.1; Newland 1994, p. 38, no. 17; Winter 2009a, p. 208, 3.E.4.e
- 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 akroterial sculpture and architectural terracottas from the Upper Building at Murlo
The seated and standing statue akroteria from Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
- Associated elements: Other fragments of bull acroterion: 68-423 (horn), 68-508 (hoof), 69-49 (hoof),
- Type of decoration: Bull horn
- Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate: 68-512 112379
- Mouldmade: no
- Height: 11.5
- Width: 17
- MPD: 8
- Clay: 2.5YR 5/8
- Paint: Red paint on surface 10R 4/8.
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