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2716, Poggio Civitate, T17 J4

  • Record number: 2716
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T17 J4
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Fragment of cutout bow-volute acroterion with flat cutout plaque (Th wall 3.4) with 3 palmette leaves outlined in white at one finished end and V-shaped projection at other end. At either side is the scar of a rectangular attachment (H 9.5).
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 47, PC 63, fig. 26, pl. 21; Winter 2009a, p. 114, 2.E.7.b or 2.E.7.c, Ill. 2.17.2
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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: Palmette leaves/pointed triangle
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 25.5
  • Width: 11.7
  • MPD: 3.4
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Cream 7.5YR 8/4.

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