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3589, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3589
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Position: Courtyard eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Daedalic-style head from lateral sima.
  • Bibliography: Winter 1977 (Mould 2); Phillips 1990; Winter 2009a, pp. 166-167, 3.B.1.b
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas with human heads from Poggio Civitate (Murlo)
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The lateral sima from Poggio Civitate (Murlo): notes on early Etruscan craftsmanship
  • Type of decoration: Daedalic-style head
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate: 68-36 107464
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 13.4
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Reddish-brown paint on skin and hair 5YR 5/4.
  • Height head: 13.4
  • Height face: 10.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 6.4
  • Width nose bottom: 2.2
  • Width mouth: 3.4
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