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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Ivory
Object Type Tool / Weapon::Unspecified
Decorative Technique Incised
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Ivory Handle (?)
Size Max. Pres. Length 0.027 m, Max. Pres. Width 0.010 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.008 m
Condition Broken in front and slivered along side; slightly cracked and burnt.
Description Ivory attachment or handle, originally probably cylindrical in shape, preserving an animal head at one end, of which about one-third has slivered off. The remainder preserves a long curved incision between the eyes which curves up over the left eye and down the side of the face, an almond-shaped eye with a round drilled pupil, and a large rectangular hole for the open mouth. The right side and front are missing; behind the head are two deeply incised bands. The other end is a rectangular projection 0.004 m in height.
Fabric Description Burnt ivory
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
146.211 17.029
Object Coordinate Notes Stratum D
Local Grid (X) 2.0
Local Grid (Y) C
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
ivory
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
spear-head
[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 19710096 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro Rectangle/Tesoro Rectangle 7/1971, ID:283". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/DAA4C188-4292-4B87-3C09-7FC52050CC68>

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