Agora Object: L 4635
Inventory Number:   L 4635
Section Number:   ΣΑ 637
Title:   Lid for Lamp with Graffito
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Intact save minor chips.
Wedge-shaped object, rounded on the top; wider at one end than other; nearly flat on bottom.
On top, a mouse in high relief, a small hole through his body crosswise. By mouse's tail, incised in soft clay "B"; on underside, similarly incised, a single stroke, "iota" (?).
The lid for a lamp (?)
Black glaze, rather thin in places, all over. Vase fabric.
Type 25 variant of Agora collection.
Cf. L 4818.
Context:   Pier 7 West; Byzantine deposit just above Stoa fill.
Negatives:   Leica, LXIX-49, LXIX-50
PD Number:   PD 895(?)
Dimensions:   P.L. 0.067; P.W. 0.026; H. 0.018
Date:   22 July 1949
Section:   ΣΑ
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora IV, no. 364, p. 82.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:L 5139
    Agora:Object:L 5145
References:   Publication: Agora IV
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 92, p. 82
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 242, p. 232
Image: 2012.54.0548 (LXIX-49)
Image: 2012.54.0549 (LXIX-50)
Card: L 4635