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2941, Poggio Civitate, T19 G50, J50

  • Record number: 2941
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T19 G50, J50
  • Roof element: Waterspouts? Acroteria?
  • Remarks: Top half of feline head above nose with finished bottom edge. Top and sides of head project above and below. Handmade, large-scale feline waterspout (?).Th wall 1.5. W eyebrow tips 15.7. W right eye 5.1. L nose 5.8. Architectural? Stored in Box 272.
  • Bibliography: Newland 1994, p. 31, no. 4; Winter 2009a, p. 206, 3.E.4.a
  • 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: Feline head
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 15
  • Width: 22.3
  • MPD: 17.2
  • Clay: 2.5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Surface 2.5YR 6/6
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