Agora Object: AP 2865
Inventory Number:   AP 2865
Title:   Straight-sided alabastron, patterned
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Fragment from squat jar with flaring rim, two or three handles on shoulder.
Brown paint on buff clay.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a straight-sided alabastron with no preserved features.
The exterior decoration consists of a medium band running below the shoulder carination. In the shoulder zone there are two rows of isolated concentric semicircles with sea anemone fill. The body is undecorated as preserved.
The paint is thick and evenly applied, fired dark brown. There are no traces of use-wear or burning.
Furumark Shape: 96; Furumark Motif 1: 43; Furumark Motif 2: 27
Notes:   Cf. slip of paper in the back of notebook Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. (III).
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurio.
Notebook Page:   70
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.055
H. 0.027
Chronology:   LH IIIC
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. 386, fig. 67,b.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2865