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2938, Poggio Civitate, CA2D/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2938
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA2D/courtyard building
  • Position: Left pedimental slope
  • Roof element: Raking simas
  • Remarks: Fragment of raking sima preserving part of convex strigils/flat fascia with relief frieze of hounds and hares, with bottom border of relief guilloche, and part of tile backer. Th strigil at bottom 3.2. H guilloche 2.3. On back of plaque at left beginning at point between 2 hares is the scar of a flange. From left slope.
  • Bibliography: Pairault Massa 1993b, p. 125, fig. 4A; Winter 2009a, pp. 162-163, 3.A.1.b
  • Publication record: La sima oblique di Poggio Civitate (Murlo); problèmes techniques et interprĂ©tation historique
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Type of decoration: Hounds and hares
  • Current Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms: 67-77 109297
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15.3
  • Width: 32.5
  • MPD: 12.8
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Thickness plaque: 2.9
  • Thickness including relief: 3.5
  • Th. tile backer: 2
  • Width strigil: 2.9
  • Convex: yes
  • Thickness tile backer: 2
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