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284, Poggio Buco

  • Record number: 284
  • Site: Poggio Buco
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Deeply projecting cavetto with convex strigils/recessed frieze 9.2. Th tile raised side edge 5.4. Finished right edge with scar from edge of attached (human) head, now missing. Burnt surface
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 77, No. 1, Pl. 25:92 & D:3; Poulsen 1966, p. 48; OÖ. Wikander 1994, p. 55, No. 24; Damgaard Andersen 1990, pp. 82-83; Winter 2009a, pp. 165-166, 3.B.1.a, fig. 3.3, Ill. 3.2.1; Christiansen & Winter 2010, pp. 54-55, no. 15
  • Publication record: Architectural terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. Author: Andrén, A.. Place of publication: Lund/Leipzig. Publication Date: 1939-1940
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Author: Christiansen, J. & N.A. Winter. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 2010
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling. Author: Poulsen, V.. Place of publication: Copenhagen. Publication Date: 1966
    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 Caprifico roof in its wider context. Author: Winter, N.A.. Journal and volume number: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia. Place of publication: Roma. Publication Date: 2010. Pages: 113-122
    The feline waterspouts of the lateral sima from the Upper Building at Poggio Civitate, Murlo. Author: Damgaard Andersen, H.. Journal and volume number: OpRom 18. Publication Date: 1990. Pages: 61-98
  • Associated elements: HIN 220 (H.261) feline head
  • Type of decoration: Strigils/flat fascia/[protome]
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 15
  • Width: 19.9
  • MPD: 17
  • Clay: 2.5YR 6/4-6/6
  • Paint: Red, red-purple, white
  • Condition: Full height & finished right edge preserved
  • Height top fascia: 1.8
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex strigil: yes
  • Height main field: 9.2
  • Thickness plaque: 2.1
  • Attached antefix: yes
  • Height strigil: 3.5
  • Width strigil: 1.8
  • Convex: yes
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