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3555, Poggio Civitate, CA2K/Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3555
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA2K/Courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Ram's head acroterion(?) or protome(?). Hollow, handmade. H horn 7, W 6.3. W eye 3.2. Mouth may have had opening, spout(?).
  • Bibliography: Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 114, 3.325; Edlund-Berry 1992, p. 224, no. G.1; Newland 1994, pp. 34-35, no. 9; Winter 2009a, p. 208, 3.E.4.d
  • 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)
  • Type of decoration: Ram's head
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate: 68-280 109863
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 10.2
  • Width: 11.7
  • MPD: 14.9
  • Clay: 7.5YR 4/4 burned
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