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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Bucchero
Object Type Vessel
Motif
Decorative Technique Molded
Vessel Form Form unspecified
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Bucchero Handle Finial, Molded Palmette
Size Max. Pres. Height 0.055 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.061 m, Max. Pres. Thickness (Through Attachment Scar) 0.012 m
Condition Bottom broken away; finial broken away from handle at lower back; tips of lateral extensions or "petals" of lotus-like flower chipped. Worn, some encrustation.
Description Molded finial fragment preserves elaborate palmette with lotus-like motif in center, below which four volutes: the two central volutes coming from a vertical spiral motif at bottom center of palmette; the second two volutes, above and to the sides of the other two, and going in the opposite direction, form the lower extension and termination of a semi-circular convex line above and behind the lotus motif. From a second and parallel convex line, below the first and behind the central "lotus petal," a semi-circular pattern of convex petals with rounded ends extends to outer edge of palmette, ending on each side at lateral "lotus petal." Scar for attachment of finial to handle preserved on back.
Fabric Description Bucchero
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
191.682 24.155
Local Grid (X) 49.0
Local Grid (Y) G
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
vessel
[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 19720182 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 19/1972, ID:77". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/6CDC4D33-7069-483C-3281-2391DAE4223D> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k22v2h98q

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