Agora Object: AP 2662
Inventory Number:   AP 2662
Title:   Krater Fragment: Pictorial
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Rim of a krater, brown on buff.
Border pattern of rim and zig-zags within a reserved space.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a very large krater with horizontal, flat rim. No other features are preserved.
The exterior decoration consists of a painted lip with a medium band running below the rim. In the handle zone there is a partially preserved tentacle of a stylized argonaut.
The interior carries a medium lip band with a second medium band running below the rim. The flat surface of the rim has a reserved band with a fill of zigzag. The paint is thick and evenly applied, fired black. There are no traces of use-wear or burning.
Furumark Shape: 282; Furumark Motif 1: 22; Furumark Motif 2: 61
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurion.
Notebook Page:   70
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.085
H. 0.042; Diam. (rim) 0.400 (7%)
Chronology:   LH IIIC Middle
Date:   15-18 May 1937;
5 June 1937;
26, 28, 31 March 1938;
1 April 1938
Elevation:   5-5.50m.
Bibliography:   Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 359, fig. 36,f.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2662