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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Ivory
Object Type Ornament::Plaque
Motif
Decorative Technique Incised
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Incised Ivory Plaque
Size Max Pres. Length 0.072 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.020 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.005 m
Condition Broken at both ends and along one side; restored from four fragments; burnt, worn, and slightly encrusted.
Description Ivory plaque, rectangular in cross section, preserving one lateral edge, apparently part of a long rectangular plaque, smooth on the back and on the edge, except for a slash on the back which pierces the edge, with incised decoration on the front; decoration consists of a horizontal groove parallel to and 0.001 m from the edge and a stylized lotus pattern in very shallow incision; the lotus flowers alternate tops and down and are connected by a wavy line.
Fabric Description Burnt ivory
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
142.056 10.601
Object Coordinate Notes Stratum D
Local Grid (X) 4.0
Local Grid (Y) D
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
ivory
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
plaque
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "PC 19710655 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro Rectangle/Tesoro Rectangle 8/1971, ID:286". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/66753C45-7632-4E59-D585-B914D1240C7C>

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