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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Chronology Securely Orientalizing
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Akroterion
Decorative Technique
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Terracotta Human Head
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.0834 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.1067 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.0282 m
Condition Surface and features slightly worn. Forehead broken off with fresh break over outer side of left brow and diagonal break across lower right cheek and chin. Chip on lower lip and small chip on underside base of nose.
Description Antefix head. The reverse side is indented forming a concave profile and preserves slight finger impressions near the center behind the left cheek. The obverse side preserves a human head with raised almond shaped eyes outlined by raised lids. The nose consists of a raised triangular section of clay including a bridge which continues into the line of the eyebrow. The lips are formed by two thick protruding lines of clay of equal dimensions, slightly parted. The cheeks are subtly molded. No paint visible.
Fabric Description Murlo terracotta
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
195.447 -64.506
Local Grid (X) 78.0
Local Grid (Y) P
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 19820018 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 26/1982, ID:112". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/3A2F3B46-3793-47FE-D907-6CAAD8141FA5> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2c53k13t

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