Agora Object: AP 2860
Inventory Number:   AP 2860
Title:   Squat Alabastron Fragment: Patterned
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Fragment from squat jar with flaring rim, two or three handles on shoulder.
Brown paint on dull tan ground.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a squat alabastron with no preserved features.
The exterior decoration consists of a monochrome neck/rim with dotted fringe. Additional dots in the shoulder zone may be the upper traces of rock pattern.
The paint is thick, evenly applied, and fired red-brown. There are no traces of use-wear or burning.
Furumark Shape: 84; Furumark Motif 1: 32
Notes:   Cf. slip of paper in the back of notebook Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. (II).
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurion.
Notebook Page:   70
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.055
H. 0.026
Chronology:   LH IIIA-B
Date:   14, 26 May 1937;
4 June 1937;
23, 24, 29, 30 March 1938
Elevation:   3-5m.
Bibliography:   Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 386, fig. 67,h.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2860