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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Terracotta
Object Type Architectural::Frieze Plaque
Motif
Decorative Technique Relief
Object Type (notes) Procession Frieze Plaque Fragment
Size Max pres. length: 0.103m; max. pres. width: 0.124m; max. pres. thickness: 0.030m
Condition Surfaces are worn, pitted, and encrusted; inclusions are visible throughout the fabric. The piece is comprised of 3 fragments that were rejoined during conservation. At the point where the 3 fragments were rejoined there is a large modern break.
Fabric Description Terracotta
Description Fragment of a Procession frieze plaque preserves portion of the finished back surface, two complete dentils, and two partial dentils. The back of the plaque is smooth The frieze plaque is believed to be part of the procession because of the amount of empty space without decoration. In other frieze plaque themes, such as the Banquet or Horserace, have iconography that is much closer together.
Legacy Database Artifact ID 20140049
Year Excavated 2014
Year Cataloged 2014
Page 83
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
189.38 -45.82 28.05
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Catalog ID Note 20140049
Conservation Treatment Notes drybrushed; consolidated break edges w/ 5% Acryloid B-72 in acetone; adhered w/ 50% Acryloid B-48 in acetone
Conservation Action
Conservation Material
Conservation Treatment Date 2014-07-18
Conservation Treatment Year 2014
Conservation People student
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
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

Cara L. Polsini. "PC 20140049 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 67/2014, ID:684/Locus 4". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/9b83878b-9074-429c-84a3-c99e21a35abd>

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