Agora Object: L 4614
Inventory Number:   L 4614
Section Number:   ΣΑ 502
Title:   Plastic Lamp
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Πλαστικός λύχνος με μορφή κεφαλής νέγρου 200 - 110 π.Χ. περίπου
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Handle and small bits missing.
In form of grotesque head with mouth for nozzle. Large filling hole on top of head. Part of pierced lug on left side and points of attachment for handle at back.
Black glaze; white for the eye-balls.
Reddish clay.
Type 47C of Agora collection.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Λύχνος σχήματος κεφαλής νέγρου. Λείπουν η λαβή και θραύσματα από το σώμα του ευρήματος.
Context:   Stoa Construction fill; Pier 16 West. Pit on floor at level of 8th. foundation course to strosis bottom of 9th. course.
Notebook Page:   759
Negatives:   Leica, color slide
Dimensions:   L. 0.10; H. 0.05
Date:   8 July 1949
Section:   ΣΑ
Grid:   P-R 6-12
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora IV, no. 615, p. 157, pl. 48.
References:   Publication: Agora IV
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 167, p. 157
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 242, p. 232
Publication Page: Agora 29.1, s. 549, p. 510
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Card: L 4614