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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Frieze Plaque
Decorative Technique Cavetto
Object Type (notes) Frieze Plaque Cavetto Fragment with Nail Hole
Size Max. pres. length: 0.095m; max. pres. width: 0.056m; max. pres. thickness (at top of strigils): 0.050m
Condition Surfaces are pitted, worn, and encrusted. All the edges are ancient breaks. Large white inclusions are visible throughout.
Fabric Description Terracotta
Munsell Color 7.5 YR 8/6 reddish yellow
Description A cavetto frieze plaque fragment that preserves two strigils, two dentils, the finished upper edge, and a nail hole. The strigils curve outwards away from the flat terracotta back and are topped with a flat finished edge. The two dentils are directly below the strigils. The nail hole is .009 m in diameter and is bored all the way through the frieze plaque. The back is flat and undecorated.
Legacy Database Artifact ID 20140113
Year Excavated 2014
Year Cataloged 2014
Page 285
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Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
95.51 -53.86 27.21
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Catalog ID Note 20140113
Conservation Treatment Notes drybrushed; removed soil from nail hole w/ dental pick
Conservation Action cleaned
Conservation Material No Value (--)
Conservation Treatment Date 2014-07-29
Conservation Treatment Year 2014
Conservation People Maggie Ramos
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Catalog ID Note 20140113
Conservation Treatment Notes break edges cleaned w/ scalpel & consolidated w/ 5% Acryloid B-72 in acetone; adhered to 20150072 w/ 50% Acryloid B-48 in acetone
Conservation Action
Conservation Material
Conservation Treatment Date 2015-08-02
Conservation Treatment Year 2015
Conservation People Steven Miller
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
plaque
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Cara L. Polsini. "PC 20140113 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 62/2014, ID:679/Locus 13". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/3aa63b86-dc6a-4fde-9206-dc6855cb681a>

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