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4745, Vetulonia, Poggiarello Renzetti

  • Record number: 4745
  • Site: Vetulonia
  • Building or zone: Poggiarello Renzetti
  • Roof element: Pedimental sculpture
  • Remarks: Relief frieze plaque with fountain of lion head above basin. 2 nail holes, Diam 1.2, .5. Left edge intact. H lion head 4.6. Striations on back, equal to wood grain(?). Around nail holes raised boss, Diam 3.2.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 243, No. 13; Artigianato artistico 1985, pp. 140-142, nos. 162-172; Cygielman 1993, p. 378, fig. 23
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Artigianato artistico. L'Etruria settentrionale interna in età ellenistica. Author: Maggiani, A. (ed.). Place of publication: Milano. Publication Date: 1985
    Casa privata e decorazione coroplastica: un ciclo mitologico da Vetulonia. Author: Cygielman, M.. Journal and volume number: Ostraka 2. Publication Date: 1993. Pages: 369-382
  • Type of decoration: Lion head fountain above basin
  • Last Recorded Collection: Museo Archeologico
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 24
  • Width: 19.4
  • Thickness plaque: 2.3
  • Thickness including relief: 6

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