Agora Object: IL 1058
Inventory Number:   IL 1058
Section Number:   ΟΟ 1247
Title:   Iron Sword Fragments
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τεφροδόχος αμφορέας και σιδερένιο ξίφος
Category:   Iron & Lead
Description:   Preserved complete in three joining fragments.
Blade straight sided tapering gently to a point. Clear midrib. Hilt cast in one piece with blade. Flanged front and back for reception of wooden (?) hilt plates which were attached with iron rivets, three of which are still in position.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Σιδηρούν ξίφος. Αποτελείται από τρία συνενούμενα τμήματα. Διακρίνεται και τμήμα από τη λαβή του.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Grave 3.
Bent into hoop and set over neck and shoulder of amphora P 20,177 (OO 1238).
Handling:   Stoa gallery case
Notebook Page:   3103
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, 88-343, XXXV-88, XLV-4, XLV-66
PD Number:   PD 879, PD 884, PD 2774-105
Dimensions:   L. 0.885; W. ca. 0.04; Th. 0.03
Date:   29 June 1949
Section:   ΟΟ
Grid:   ΟΟ:58/Δ
Deposit:   D 16:4
Bibliography:   Hesperia 21 (1952), p. 281, pl. 75, no. 1, fig. 3.
    Agora XXXVI, no. T13-8, p. 114, figs. 2.62-2.64, pl. V.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 21 (1952)
Report: 1949 ΟΟ
Report Page: 1949 ΟΟ, s. 3
Drawing: PD 879 (DA 5906)
Images (15)
Deposit: D 16:4
Notebook: ΟΟ-14
Notebook: ΟΟ-16
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: IL 1058
Card: IL 1058