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283, Poggio Buco

  • Record number: 283
  • Site: Poggio Buco
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Feline head intact: folded ears, ivy-leaf shaped, eyes with moulded lids, muzzle divided into 3 rounded curving sections. Broad, flat nose.
  • Bibliography: Andrén 1940, p. 77, No. 1, Pl. 25:92 & D:3; Poulsen 1966, p. 48; OÖ. Wikander 1994, p. 55, no. 24; 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
    Etruria I. Architectural terracottas and painted wall plaques, pinakes c. 625-200 BC.Catalogue, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
    Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Den Etruskiske Samling
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
    The Caprifico roof in its wider context
  • Associated elements: HIN 221 (H.262) lateral sima
  • Type of decoration: Feline-head spout
  • Current Collection: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: HIN 220 (H.261)
  • Mouldmade: yes
  • Height: 16.3
  • Width: 11.5
  • MPD: 14.2
  • Clay: 5YR 5/4
  • Paint: Red, red-purple, white
  • Condition: Head detached from lateral sima
  • H feline spout: 16.3
  • W feline spout: 11.5
  • D feline spout: 14.2
  • Height head: 16.3
  • Distance outer eyes: 9.6
  • Width mouth: 8.1
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