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2863, Poggio Civitate, CA 2K K12/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2863
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA 2K K12/courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Th wall 5.1. Acroterion hoof beside large vertical cylinder with open center (inner Diam cylinder 8.5, Th wall cylinder 3.7, H 7). Opening through ridge tile (support for belly of horse(?) or for upright wooden support(?).
  • Bibliography: Newland 1994, pp. 131-132, no. 348; Winter 2009a, p. 195, n. 128
  • Publication record: 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 akroterial sculpture and architectural terracottas from the Upper Building at Murlo. Author: Newland, D.M.. Journal and volume number: Diss. Bryn Mawr College. Publication Date: 1994
  • Type of decoration: Hoof beside large vertical cylinder
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15
  • Width: 16
  • MPD: 23.5
  • Clay: 5YR 4/4
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