Agora Object: A 913
Inventory Number:   A 913
Section Number:   Ε 512
Title:   Lion's Head Spout Fragment
Category:   Architecture Terracotta
Description:   The nose and lower jaw broken away and it is otherwise much battered. The sima is broken close all around.
Vigorously modeled in style of late fourth century B.C.
The inner core is made of pale yellow clay containing much grit; the outside of very fine hard buff clay. Thin brown glaze for the locks, the lids and pupils of the eyes; white for iris of eyes.
Context:   Found in architectural storeroom in 1938, probably from a disturbed area of Section Ε.
Negatives:   Leica, XXXI-92, 84-46
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.18; P.W. 0.19; Th. (sima at top) 0.04
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   1938
Section:   Ε
Bibliography:   Billot (1997), pp. 50, 51, fig. 5.
    Hesperia 17 (1948), pl. 38.2.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 17 (1948)
Images (4)
Notebook: Ε-6
Notebook Page: Ε-6-25 (pp. 1010-1011)
Card: A 913