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4672, Poggio Buco

  • Record number: 4672
  • Site: Poggio Buco
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Comparanda: Capua(?) Bonghi Jovino 1990, Tarquinia NSc 1948, p. 222, Fig. 17d
  • Remarks: Lateral acroterion of horse protome. Attached with horizontal nails to end of pediment as lateral acroterion. Not studied or seen in museum. May be lost(?).
  • Bibliography: Pellegrini 1898, pp. 435-436, no. 3, fig. 4; Andr├ęn 1940, p. 77, no. 3; Bartoloni 1992, p. 15, n. 66; Danner 1993a, p. 102; Winter 2009a, p. 206, 3.E.4.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples
    Die Dekoration auf First und Giebelschr├Ągen in der archaischen Baukunst Mittelitaliens
    Palazzo o tempio? A proposito dell'edificio arcaico di Poggio Buco
    Pitigliano. Scavi delle Sparne
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Horse protome
  • Current Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Height: 22.5

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