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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Bucchero
Object Type Vessel
Motif
Decorative Technique
Vessel Form Form unspecified
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Bucchero Fragment
Size Max. Pres. Dimensions 0.017 x 0.045 m, Max. Pres. Thickness 0.0058 m
Condition Fragment, irregularly broke on all sides.
Description A bucchero fragment, probably from the brim of a plate, with stamped decoration consisting of the following from left to right: 1) portion of a deer, with front legs and lower part of back legs broken off, with a sleek body, tail, and one long antler, extending from the head parallel to the body, with three horns, 2) below the the belly of the deer, what appears to be a snake in the form of "W", 3) to the left, the front quarters of a male sphinx with a single curving wing, whose face is delicately rendered with an eye, a long and pointed nose, and open mouth, and a projecting beard, and 4) above the back of the sphinx, a bird in flight with outstretched wings and head facing left, while to the left only the wing of a second bird now remains. The top of this stamped frieze is bordered by a fine, curving line in relief.
Fabric Description Bucchero
Note
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
183.736 32.02
Local Grid (X) 39.0
Local Grid (Y) L
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 19760153 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 19 Extension/1976, ID:79". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/F3B1E2D0-B5AD-4716-AFDE-621B779EF163> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k23n24f0b

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