Agora Object: A 5161
Inventory Number:   A 5161
Section Number:   Γ 2868
Excavation Number:   gawlinski:2007:f:49
Title:   Ship's Eye Fragment
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Mended from two pieces, the fragment preserves the outer left corner of a ship's eye.
Low raised border for eyelid, edge straight. Interior surface flat.
Upper surface polished, back flat and roughly picked.
Cf. A 4804 and A 3811.
Fine white marble with orange stain in the back.
Keyword:   Perhaps Unpublished
Notes:   Basket 62 (larger fragment), Basket 67 (smaller fragment).
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Late floor, Layer VII (Surface IV, fill). Below surface IV, beneath depression with marble chips; Late floor, Layer VIIIB (smaller fragment).
Notebook Page:   4093, 4097
Dimensions:   P.L. 0.149; P.W. 0.115; Th. 0.025
Material:   Marble
Date:   27 July 2007
Section:   Γ
Grid:   F/16-13/7
Elevation:   58.13m.
Masl:   58.13m.
Lot:   Lot Γ 373
    Lot Γ 382
Basket:   gawlinski:2007:b:62
    gawlinski:2007:b:67
Bibliography:   Hesperia 78 (2009), p. 349, fig. 3, p. 361, n. 49.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 78 (2009)
Report: 2007 Excavations
Images (5)
Card: A 5161