Agora Object: AP 2600
Inventory Number:   AP 2600
Title:   Krater Fragment: Patterned
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Fragment of krater.
Double raised band, buff.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a very large krater with a horizontal, flat rim and a double plastic band with incised decoration.
The exterior decoration consists of a wide rim band covering the plastic decoration and a medium band running below the rim. The handle zone has curvilinear decoration with a dotted exterior (possible isolated semi-circles or tricurved arch).
The interior has a painted lip and two medium bands running below the rim. The flat upper surface of the rim is monochrome. The paint is thick, evenly applied, and fired black, but has flaked badly. There are no traces of use-wear or burning.
Furumark Shape: 282; Furumark Motif 1: 43
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurion.
Notebook Page:   70
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.055
H. 0.057; Diam. (rim) 0.430 (3%)
Chronology:   LH IIIC Middle
Date:   14, 26 May 1937;
4 June 1937;
23, 24, 29, 30 March 1938
Elevation:   3-5m.
Bibliography:   Gauss (2003), p. 95, n. 11.
    Gauss (2000), p. 172, n. 55, p. 173, n. 68, fig. 4:2.
    Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 353, fig. 27,c.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2600