Agora Object: L 470
Inventory Number:   L 470
Section Number:   ΣΤ' 5
Title:   Lamp Fragment
Category:   Lamps
Description:   A heavy triangular nozzle is preserved, rather shallow, flat on top, and with an extremely small wick hole in the tip.
The top of the nozzle merges with a small rim, down sloping round what appears to have been a large filling hole.
Glazed inside and out with an extremely good hard very lustrous black glaze.
Attic clay.
Type VI (late 5th. century variety) of Corinth collection, type 23E of Agora collection.
Cf. L 966, also in Lamp Cabinet 16-H, which Howland classifies as "Early 4th. century varierty".
Context:   Surface.
Negatives:   Leica, L-76
PD Number:   PD 635-76
Dimensions:   W. 0.054; H. 0.023; L. (from inner edge of rim to tip of nozzle) 0.039
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   19 March 1932
Section:   ΣΤ'
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora IV, no. 241, p. 62, pls. 8, 37.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:L 966
References:   Publication: Agora IV
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 72, p. 62
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 232, p. 222
Card: L 470