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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Chronology Securely Orientalizing
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Antefix
Decorative Technique
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Antefix Head
Size Max. Pres. Height 0.118 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.138 m
Condition Restored from several fragments; top of the head is chipped.
Description Antefix head has an oval face with almond shaped eyes, softly molded cheeks, protruding narrow straight lips, and a triangular nose with nostril indentations. Hair is in a smooth band across a low forehead falling in two vertical locks on either side of the face. At the bottom of the hair the locks are separate from the face and are tubular. On the front of the locks at the bottom are incised hatch marks to indicate braids. The reverse of the head is concave and roughly finished. A very small part of the cover tile is preserved.
Fabric Description Terracotta
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
  • EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
    181.221 -69.265
  • EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
    186.916 -71.156
Local Grid (X)
  • 71.0
  • 65.0
Local Grid (Y) Y
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
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Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "PC 19830029 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 26/1983, ID:116". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/14D1F209-3929-4685-CF80-1251453ACD86> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2hq3wz2x

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