Agora Object: B 2032
Inventory Number:   B 2032
Section Number:   ΒΕ 1817
Conservation Number:   2928
Title:   Mycenaean Bronze Spear Point
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Complete. Socket end mended. Cracked along midrib. Slight corrosion.
Broad rounded midrib along axis from socket, tapering to point. Two lateral nail holes in socket to fasten shaft.
Bronze.
Keyword:   Faklaris
Context:   Mycenaean Chamber Tomb, north.
Handling:   Store and display in low relative humidity, preferably a dessicated environment.
Store and display under low light levels to slow the deterioration of the Incralac.
Wear gloves when handling or view through display case.
Handle as little as possible due to the object's fragility.
Notebook Page:   8825
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 2784-12
Dimensions:   Diam. (socket) 0.025-0.028; L. 0.285; W. 0.033;
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   7 July 1998
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   J/19,K/1-2/14,16
Elevation:   50.926-50.68m.
Masl:   50.68-50.926m.
Deposit:   J-K 2:2
Basket:   71
Bibliography:   Hesperia 72 (2003), p. 262, no. 28, fig. 27.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 72 (2003)
Report: 1998 Excavations
Drawing: PD 2784-12 (DA 5309)
Images (8)
Deposit: J-K 2:2
Card: B 2032