Agora Object: L 1628
Inventory Number:   L 1628
Section Number:   Ο 149
Title:   Plastic Lamp Fragment
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Broken away below. The left cheek damaged. Minor fractures.
Eros, with wings outstretched, rests his head upon his right knee, which is drawn up. Deep round holes for the eyes. Crude incisions for details of wings. Back smooth, with projecting lump. He wears cestus. Eros pugilist (?).
Filling hole near top.
Thin red wash all over.
Rather coarse reddish-buff clay.
Late Roman.
Cf. L 1233. Note the pierced eyes.
Context:   Late Roman fill.
Negatives:   Leica, LXIX-12
Dimensions:   W. 0.071; H. 0.065
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   8 February 1935
Section:   Ο
Grid:   Ο:54/ΙΒ
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Agora VI, no. 984, p. 76.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:L 1233
References:   Publication: Agora VI
Publication Page: Agora 6, s. 104, p. 92
Image: 2012.54.0511 (LXIX-12)
Card: L 1628