Agora Object: AP 2891
Inventory Number:   AP 2891
Title:   Strainer Jug Fragment: Patterned
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Base and lower part of a spouted strainer.
Pinkish buff fabric; red paint most of which has flaked off.
ADDENDA 2018: Single sherd to a small strainer jug with partially preserved vertical handle and attachment for side spout with three perforations 0.0047 m. in diameter and ring base.
The exterior decoration consists of three narrow bands running below the handle. There is a poorly preserved motif on the shoulder, possibly vertical wavy line(?), and there is a wavy line running around the maximum width of the vessel at the level of the spout. The lower body is entirely reserved.
The paint is thick, but poorly preserved in places, fired dark brown. There are no traces of use-wear or burning.
Notes:   Cf. slip of paper in the back of notebook Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. (IV).
Context:   Oscar Broneer, Nb. No. 5. Aglaurion.
Notebook Page:   71
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.08
P.H. 0.062; Diam. (base) 0.046 (100%)
Date:   19, 20 May 1937;
9-11 June 1937;
2-5 April 1938
Elevation:   5.50-6.70m.
Bibliography:   Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 384, fig. 66,c.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Card: AP 2891