Agora Object: L 3692
Inventory Number:   L 3692
Section Number:   ΒΒ 251
Title:   Plastic Lamp: Eros
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Right arm, left wing missing, and the nozzle attached at right side of base.
Standing figure with small outspread wings; curls frame the face, and are bunched into a knot over the brow. The eyes are pierced. A cloak passes across his back and hangs in folds at the sides, and over his left arm and shoulder is draped a lion's skin. His left hand holds his bow.
Oval base, encircled by two grooves, and serving as infundibulum. Filling hole in top of base, in front of right foot.
Remains of white slip, and a few faint traces of red paint.
Pink clay, yellow-buff surface.
Context:   Grey fill.
Negatives:   Leica, LXIX-11
Dimensions:   H. 0.155; W. (at base) 0.057
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   20 April 1939
Section:   ΒΒ
Grid:   ΒΒ:13/ΚΒ
Lot:   Lot ΒΒ 154
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Agora VI, no. 978, p. 76, pl. 27.
References:   Publication: Agora VI
Publication Page: Agora 6, s. 104, p. 92
Image: 2012.54.0510 (LXIX-11)
Card: L 3692
Card: L 3692