Agora Object: A 1807
Inventory Number:   A 1807
Section Number:   ΣΑ 1431
Title:   Well Curb
Category:   Architecture Terracotta
Description:   Mended from many pieces; small parts of rim and sides restored in plaster.
Broad rim sloping slightly down; the outer face beveled, the underside forming a continuos curve with a light collar around the top of the drum. The drum bulges slightly below this collar, and widens toward the bottom that is finished with a light collar similar to that above. One lifting-hole, preserved, shows no signs of wear. Rope marks around the inner edge of the rim.
Grayish buff clay; buff surfacing, in part stained black (as if from burning?).
Context:   Well by Attalos Pier VIII.
Negatives:   Leica, XLIX-67, XLIX-68
Dimensions:   Diam. (at rim) 0.66, (inner at rim) 0.45; H. (inside) 0.42
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   April 1951
Section:   ΣΑ
Deposit:   Q 10:4
Bibliography:   Hesperia 21 (1952), pl. 21 c.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 21 (1952)
Images (4)
Deposit: Q 10:4
Card: A 1807