Agora Object: BI 738
Inventory Number:   BI 738
Section Number:   ΜΣ 917
Title:   Set of Bone Buttons
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Οστέινοι δακτύλιοι (‘καψούλια’) για κορδόνια υποδημάτων
Category:   Bone & Ivory
Description:   A set of 18 bone buttons, varying somewhat in diameter and thickness, each pierced by a single round hole.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Δεκαοκτώ οστέινα καψούλια (χάνδρες). Φέρουν οπή στο κέντρο τους.
Context:   Martyr at west end, just south of median line and sandy pit. Just to south of Simon 's house.
4th c. B.C. with two Hellenistic sherds.
Handling:   Dec.1, 2003- South Workroom-Case 52-U, Container 1
Negatives:   Leica, color slide
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.025; Th. 0.011
Material:   Bone
Date:   25 May 1954
Section:   ΜΣ
Grid:   H 12
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), pp. 142-143, fig. 81.
    Guide (2010), p. 54. fig. 23.
    Guide (1990), p. 57, pl. 25.
    Camp (1986), p. 146.
    AgoraPicBk 12 (1971), fig. 22.
References:   Publication: AgoraPicBk 12 (1971)
Publication: Museum Guide (2014)
Images (6)
Card: BI 738