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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Ivory
Object Type Ornament::Plaque
Decorative Technique Incised
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Ivory Incised Plaque, Fragment
Size Max. Pres. Height 0.013 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.017 m, Pres. Thickness 0.001-0.002 m
Condition Single fragment, broken on all sides but one; warped, possibly burnt.
Description Small thin fragment of ivory with finished edge on left side (vertical), and incised decoration: vertical line parallel to edge on left, and, on right side of fragment, an incised head - very large, pointed almond-shaped eye set in face with nose, edge of mouth and chin indicated as facing left, and long hair, five diagonal strokes across top of head, two horizontal strokes at forehead indicating a fillet, and four vertical strokes below, at right side of face and fragment to indicate tresses of hair; to left, just below chin, is rounded incision, unidentified.
Fabric Description Ivory.
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
145.529 11.57
142.678 12.502
Object Coordinate Notes Stratum D.
Local Grid (X)
  • 1.0
  • 4.0
Local Grid (Y) B
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
ivory
[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 19710257 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro Rectangle/Tesoro Rectangle 8/1971, ID:286". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/CA6CB9B4-2478-4E54-B381-95BBB577AD66>

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