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2674, Poggio Civitate, CA2

  • Record number: 2674
  • Site: Poggio Civitate
  • Building or zone: CA2
  • Position: Ridge
  • Roof element: Acroteria, cutout
  • Remarks: Base of separately made cutout acroterion (Th wall 5.5) with finished bottom right corner, recessed edge to fit over ridge tile projection. Depth of recess 1.5 in. Beginning of right-hand arc and scar of squared element towards left. Possible red paint on top and upper half. Uneven back.
  • Bibliography: Rystedt 1983, p. 55, PC 129, fig. 32, pl. 30; Winter 2009a, pp. 114-116, 2.E.7.d
  • Publication record: Acquarossa 4: Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo). Author: Rystedt, E.. Place of publication: Stockholm. Publication Date: 1983
    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
  • Associated elements: 71-415, 68-553, 68-65, 70-420, 67-490, 68-624, 70-223, 68-554, 69-351
  • Type of decoration: Base of separately made cutout bow-volute acroterion
  • Last Recorded Collection: Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Storerooms
  • Mouldmade: no
  • Height: 19.5
  • Width: 18
  • MPD: 5.5
  • Clay: 5YR 5/8
  • Paint: Surface 10R 5/6

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