Agora Object: AP 2617
Inventory Number:   AP 2617
Title:   Krater Fragment: Patterned
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Buff clay, dark brown glaze decoration.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a medium krater with no preserved features.
The exterior decoration consists of three medium bands running below the handle zone. In the handle zone there is a single side triglyph preserved with vertical zigzag fill. There is a trace of a handle splash.
In the interior there are two medium bands preserved. The paint is thick and fairly evenly applied, fired uniformly dark brown. On the interior there is evidence for fairly extreme use wear towards the base of the vessel, indicating grinding or crushing. There are no traces of burning.
Furumark Shape: 281; Furumark Motif 1: 75; Furumark Motif 2: 61
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurion.
Notebook Page:   70
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.07
H. 0.069
Chronology:   LH IIIB-C
Date:   14, 26 May 1937;
4 June 1937;
23-24, 29-30 March 1938
Elevation:   3-5m.
Bibliography:   Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 355, fig. 29,l.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2617