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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category
Object Type Production Waste
Object Type (notes) Large Terracotta Fragment with Adhered Slag
Size Max. pres. length of terracotta: 0.145m; max. pres. width of terracotta: 0.103m; max. pres. thickness of terracotta: 0.022m; max. pres. length of slag: 0.048m; max. pres. width of slag: 0.030m; max. pres. thickness of terracotta and slag: 0.024m
Condition All the surfaces of both the terracotta and slag are pitted, worn, and encrusted. The slag displays large white inclusions. The reverse side of the fragment shows damage from modern excavation tools. All the edges appear to be ancient breaks.
Fabric Description Terracotta and Slag
Description A large, flat fragment of terracotta preserves a small section of slag on one of its corners. The adhered slag is relatively thin and the terracotta itself does not appear vitrified. Both the slag and the terracotta have large white inclusions.
Legacy Database Artifact ID 20140056
Year Excavated 2014
Year Cataloged 2014
Page 145
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
93.41 -41.68 28.7
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Catalog ID Note 20140056
Conservation Treatment Notes drybrushed; removed soil w/ cocktail stick; brushed w/ tap water (vitrified surface only)
Conservation Action cleaned
Conservation Material tap water
Conservation Treatment Date 2014-07-22
Conservation Treatment Year 2014
Conservation People Steven Miller
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
production/replication
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Cara L. Polsini. "PC 20140056 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 59/2014, ID:676/Locus 5". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/86010150-ca5e-4dc6-913e-6f296fdae7ab>

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