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Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Lateral Sima
Decorative Technique Painted
Year Excavated 1998
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Lateral Sima Fragment and Associated Fragments
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.189 m, Max. Pres. Height 0.131 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.035 m
Condition The fragment is broken on three sides. The surface is worn and pitted with some surface chipping. The main fragment is a join of four individual pieces. Approximately ten associated fragments are also preserved.
Description The fragment preserves portions of a five finished surfaces, upon two of which are traces of reddish-brown paint. The external face of the lateral flange is unpainted, as is the undersurface and the frontal face. This interior painted surface of the tile curves concavely to mimic the shape of the corner. This face intersects with the painted interior convex face of the lateral flange at approximately a right angle.
Fabric Description Terracotta
Munsell Color 5YR 7/4 pink
Has note
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Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
187.42 -49.46 50.0
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Catalog ID Note 19980149
Conservation Treatment Notes adhered [w/ 40% Acryloid B-72 in acetone?]
Conservation Action adhered
Conservation Material
Conservation Treatment Date 1998-07-24
Conservation People not recorded
Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. (2012) "PC 19980149 from Europe/Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 26 North/1998, ID:357". In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed). Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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