Agora Object: BI 530
Inventory Number:   BI 530
Section Number:   ΕΕ 294
Title:   Set of Ivory Pins
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Ελεφαντοστέινες βελόνες 1400 – 1375 π.Χ.
Category:   Bone & Ivory
Description:   The "set" consists of one complete pin, two good-sized fragments of others, and five scraps.
The complete pin and the two large fragments are each mended from several pieces. Each consists of a plain tapering shaft, round in section, and somewhat curved or bent, and cut off straight at the thick end.
Context:   Mycenaean chamber tomb, with small ivory pyxis (BI 513) and brooches (BI 514).
Handling:   Stoa Gallery Case
Notebook Page:   484
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, XVIII-95
Dimensions:   L. a) 0.196; P.L. b) 0.135, c) 0.132; Diam. a) 0.006, b) 0.005, c) 0.004
Material:   Ivory
Date:   2 June 1939
Section:   ΕΕ
Deposit:   N 21-22:1
Bibliography:   Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 288, fig 30.
    AJA 43 (1939), p. 585, fig. 15.
    Agora XIII, p. 167, pl. 33, no. I 19.
References:   Publication: Agora XIII
Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Image: 2012.02.0158
Image: 2000.02.0951 (Slide Sheet: 30:11)
Deposit: N 21-22:1
Card: BI 530