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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Chronology Securely Archaic
Fabric Category Clay
Object Type Architectural::Frieze Plaque
Motif Horse Race
Decorative Technique Cavetto
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Horserace Frieze Plaque Fragment
Size Max. Pres. Height 0.237 m, Max. Pres. Length 0.461 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.022 m
Condition Preserves lower left corner and upper central part. In many pieces.
Description Preserves trophy, most of third horse and rider, hindquarters and head of second horse, head of second rider, and head, shoulder, and cape of first rider. Large section of cavetto preserved. Fine detail on trophy and hindquarters of third horse. Excellent detail on cap of second rider: the Phrygian cap can clearly be seen to have three round bulges on the tail.
Fabric Description Coarse clay with bits of stone fired orange-brown.
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
152.311 10.268
154.208 0.148
Local Grid (X)
  • 3.0
  • 8.0
Local Grid (Y)
  • D
  • M
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
clay
[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 19680097 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 5E/1968, ID:48". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/637DAD4F-7439-4E73-9264-0B62E1898DD1> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2s75bk76

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