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3630, Poggio Civitate, Courtyard building

  • Record number: 3630
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: Courtyard building
  • Roof element: Revetment plaques,figural
  • Remarks: Figural revetment plaque with seated figures facing right. H relief boxes 0.8, 1.6, W boxes 1.4. H relief guilloche 2.7. Diam nail hole 0.7. H guilloche circle 1.9. H guilloche eye 0.8. 3 nail holes in strigils. 2 nail holes in frieze in similar location to those on procession plaques. H chairs 6.2. H attendant at left 14.1. H seated figure at right 13.9. H throne 9.6. W right foot stool 3.5, H 2.1.
  • Bibliography: Shoe Meritt 1970, fig. 4; Gantz 1971, pl. 1; Cristofani & Phillips 1971, p. 3f.; Andrén 1974, pp. 5-6, pl. 20, fig. 44; Cristofani 1975, p. 13f.; Case e palazzi d'Etruria 1985, p. 125, 3.417; Phillips 1993, p. 43, fig. 52; Bruni et al. 1988, p. 60; Rathje 1993; Winter 2009a, pp. 186-187, 3.D.5.c, fig. 3.18, Ill. 3.7.3
  • Publication record: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate. Author: Bruni, S. et al.. Place of publication: Firenze. Publication Date: 1988
    Architectural mouldings from Murlo. Author: Shoe Meritt, L.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 38. Publication Date: 1970. Pages: 13-25
    Bryn Mawr College excavations in Tuscany, 1970. Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Journal and volume number: AJA 75. Publication Date: 1971. Pages: 257-261
    Case e palazzi d'Etruria. Author: Stopponi, S. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Considerazioni su Poggio Civitate (Murlo, Siena). Author: Cristofani, M.. Journal and volume number: Prospettiva 1. Publication Date: 1975. Pages: 9-17
    Divine triads on an Archaic Etruscan frieze plaque from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Gantz, T.N.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 39. Publication Date: 1971. Pages: 3-24
    Il fregio di Murlo: status sulle considerazioni. Author: Rathje, A.. Journal and volume number: Deliciae Fictiles. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 135-138
    In the hills of Tuscany. Recent excavations at the Etruscan site of Poggio Civitate (Murlo, Siena). Author: Phillips, K.M., Jr.. Place of publication: Philadelphia. Publication Date: 1993
    Osservazioni sulle terrecotte architettoniche etrusco-italiche. Author: Andrén, A.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 8. Publication Date: 1974. Pages: 1-16
    Poggio Civitate: Etruscan letters and chronological observations. Author: Cristofani, M. & K.M. Phillips Jr.. Journal and volume number: StEtr 39. Publication Date: 1971. Pages: 409-430
    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: Seated assembly to right/relief meander/relief guilloche
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 23.5
  • Width: 54.3R
  • MPD: 5.6
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4 (2nd example 5YR 6/6)
  • Height strigil: 4.2-4.4
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 14.2
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Thickness including relief: 2.4
  • Height strigil: 4.2-4.4
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex: yes
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