Agora Object: A 272
Inventory Number:   A 272
Section Number:   Η' 598
Title:   Lion's Head Spout Fragment
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Lower jaw and muzzle broken away and the whole head torn from the sima. Hair of crown schematically rendered by pyramidal tufts placed on checkerboard arrangement.
Assigned to either the Temple of Ares or the Temple of Hephaistos.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found in loose upper filling just south of railway cutting.
Negatives:   Leica, 9-31, XX-93, XIX-82, 86-109
PD Number:   PD 608, PD 1857
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.15; W. 0.232
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   5 February 1934
Section:   Η'
Grid:   I-K 5-6
Bibliography:   Camp (2007), p. 59, fig. 72.
    AJA 80 (1976), p. 237, ill. 7.
    Travlos (1971), fig. 345.
    Hesperia Suppl. 5 (1941), p. 113.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 3, n. 9, p. 35, fig. 13.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 5 (1941)
Monument: Temple of Ares
Monument: Temple of Hephaistos
Drawing: PD 1857 (DA 4268)
Drawing: PD 1857 (DA 4269)
Images (5)
Notebook: Ε-5
Notebook: Η'-6
Notebook: Η'-12
Notebook Page: Ε-5-82 (pp. 931-932)
Notebook Page: Η'-6-60 (pp. 1091-1092)
Notebook Page: Η'-12-54 (pp. 2251-2252)
Card: A 272