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2935, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 2935
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Position: Pediment slopes
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Raking sima with cavetto moulding with convex strigils/flat fascia with relief frieze of hounds and hares, with bottom border of relief guilloche. D center top 5.4, bottom 3.8. H guilloche 2.1. No flange on preserved right end. Preserves two hounds moving left.
  • Bibliography: Pairault Massa 1993b; Winter 2009a, pp. 162-163, 3.A.1.b
  • Publication record: La sima oblique di Poggio Civitate (Murlo); problèmes techniques et interprĂ©tation historique. Author: Pairault-Massa, F.-H.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 123-134
    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
  • Type of decoration: Hounds and hares
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 17.3
  • Width: 32.6
  • MPD: 19
  • Clay: 5YR 6/6
  • Height strigil: 6.8
  • Width strigil: 1.6
  • Thickness plaque: 2.7
  • Thickness including relief: 3.5
  • Th. tile backer: 2.3
  • Height strigil: 6.8
  • Width strigil: 1.6
  • Thickness tile backer: 2.3

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