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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Bucchero
Object Type Vessel
Motif
Decorative Technique
Vessel Form Vase
Fragment Noted false
Object Type (notes) Double Bucchero Handle Preserving Portion of a Vase Rim
Size Max. Pres. Height 0.135 m, Max. Pres. Width (through wings) 0.043 m, Max. Pres. Diameter of Knob 0.019 m, Max. Pres. Thickness (through plaque) 0.009 m, Estimated Diameter at Rim 0.15 m
Condition Composed of eight fragments. Handle intact plus attachments at rim and shoulder to a pot with everted rim. Burned.
Description Double moulded bucchero handle in two sections joined at the top and surmounted by a round, cone-like knob in two layers. The interior section is in the form of a vertical plaque joined to the vase at its rim. The plaque tapers in the middle and is decorated with two large voluted palmettes. The exterior section is curved and joins the vase at its shoulder. It is in the form of a molded winged female figure, rendered frontally from the waist up. Her arms are bent at the elbows and held in front of her body, meeting in the center; she appears to be holding her wings, which curve out towards her shoulders and then in at the head, gradually widening. The head is in higher relief and preserves two large almond-shaped eyes with pupils indicated in relief, a long flat nose, short thick lips, and a heavy rounded chin. At the base of the figure are two discs projecting out from each lateral side.
Fabric Description Bucchero, fine grain; burned orange to black.
Note
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Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
174.561 32.922
Local Grid (X) 30.0
Local Grid (Y) J
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Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "PC 19720321 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 18 Northern Extension/1972, ID:72". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/DD0FA910-CBB1-4607-2577-967EADF9B875> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2hq3wz8t

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