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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Chronology Securely Archaic
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Akroterion
Motif Sphinx
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Animal Akroterion, Paw Fragment, Possible Sphinx*
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.1075 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.058 m, Max. Pres. Height 0.0565 m
Condition Details sharp. Fragment broken on all sides. Paw broken across ankle.
Description Sphinx (?) paw with three finely articulated toes, fourth toe broken, preserving rounded back of paw (but no modeling of heel). Underside: rough - broken and worn, with pronounced ridge running length of fragment.
Fabric Description Terracotta. Fine grain with bits of stone and mica. Fired pinkish-buff.
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
213.102 10.334
Local Grid (X) (Note) J
Local Grid (Y) 8
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "PC 19690131 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 9/1969, ID:57". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/2952AB82-8FE5-4E14-8D67-AF198076198C> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2t72cg5g

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