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3607, Poggio Civitate, CA24 B16

  • Record number: 3607
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA24 B16
  • Roof element: Moulds
  • Remarks: Mould for Daedalic-style head from lateral sima. W eye 2.8. H forehead 2.5. Th edge of mould above hair 2.3, at side of neck hair plait 0.7. Preserves left half of face with hair, eye, part of nose, edge of mouth. Outside smooth, curving.
  • Bibliography: Winter 1977, pp. 28-29, pl. 11.2, 4; Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 119, 3.358; Edlund-Berry 1989, p. 22; Phillips 1990, pp. 153-154, fig. 40 & p. 157, no. 25; Edlund-Berry 1992, pp. 159-160; Phillips 1993, p.38, fig. 45; Billot 1997, p. 89, MEtS 3; Winter 2009a, pp. 166-167, 3.B.1.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas with human heads from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: ArchCl 29. Publication Date: 1977. Pages: 17-34
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria. Author: Stopponi, S. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Four terracotta heads from Poggio Civitate (Murlo): towards a definition of the `Murlo style'. Author: Edlund-Berry, I.E.M.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 17. Publication Date: 1989. Pages: 21-32
    In the hills of Tuscany. Recent excavations at the Etruscan site of Poggio Civitate (Murlo, Siena). Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Place of publication: Philadelphia. Publication Date: 1993
    Moules et moulage du décor des toits grecs: quelques observations. Author: Billot, M.-F.. Journal and volume number: Le moulage en terre cuite dans l'Antiquitè. Place of publication: Villeneuve d'Ascq (Nord). Publication Date: 1997. Pages: 39-129
    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 lateral sima from Poggio Civitate (Murlo): notes on early Etruscan craftsmanship. Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 18. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 139-157
    The seated and standing statue akroteria from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Edlund-Berry, I.. Journal and volume number: Archaeologica 96. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 1992
  • Type of decoration: Daedalic-style head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15.8
  • Width: 11.6
  • MPD: 7
  • Clay: 2.5YR 3/6
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