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2915, Poggio Civitate, T2J/courtyard building

  • Record number: 2915
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: T2J/courtyard building
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, animal statues
  • Remarks: Th wall 2-2.4. Upper haunch of a sphinx (?) leg with curve on the inside to the belly.
  • Bibliography: Fullerton 1982, p. 8, no. 7, pl. 7.2-4 ; Winter 2009a, p. 204, 3.E.2.c
  • 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 terracotta sphinx akroteria from Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Fullerton, M.D.. Journal and volume number: RM 89. Publication Date: 1982. Pages: 1-26
  • Type of decoration: Sphinx (?) haunch & leg
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 12
  • Width: 6
  • MPD: 13
  • Clay: 5YR 6/8
  • Paint: Red 10R 5/8

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