Agora Object: L 2895
Inventory Number:   L 2895
Section Number:   ΛΛ 612
Title:   Lamp with Lid
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Body mended from many pieces; complete except for fragments of top, and chips. Lid complete except for tip, and chips.
Deep bodied lamp on high base; walls nearly vertical; broad rim slightly insloping, light groove near outer edge; pierced lug at left.
On both sides of the nozzle is added a high raised edge.
A handmade lid fits the top and extends towards the nozzle, between the raised edges. A rectangular knob on the top of the lid is pierced horizontally; below is a small round projection to fit the filling hole.
Unglazed outside; black glaze, irregular inside.
Type VIII (conventional variety) of Corinth collection, type 25D' of Agora collection.
Context:   Burned deposit in Room 18 (part of Grave V).
Negatives:   Leica, 7-199, 9-57, 9-58 ,9-59, L-86
PD Number:   PD 635-90
Dimensions:   H. 0.054; W. 0.067; L. 0.099; P.L. (of lid) 0.07
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   5 April 1937
Section:   ΛΛ
Grid:   ΛΛ:94/ΙΘ
Deposit:   F 5:2
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013), pyre 21, pp. 123-125.
    Hesperia 7 (1938), p. 354, fig. 42.
    Agora IV, no. 351, p. 80, pls. 12, 39.
References:   Publication: Agora IV
Publication: Hesperia 7 (1938)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013)
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 90, p. 80
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 237, p. 227
Publication Page: Agora 29.1, s. 537, p. 498
Image: 2012.25.0335 (7-199)
Image: 2012.27.0180 (9-57)
Image: 2007.04.0018
Deposit: F 5:2
Notebook: ΛΛ-4
Notebook Page: ΛΛ-4-52 (pp. 693-694)
Notebook Page: ΛΛ-4-58 (pp. 705-706)
Card: L 2895
Card: L 2895