Agora Object: L 4966
Inventory Number:   L 4966
Section Number:   Τ 1627
Title:   Plastic Lamp: Head of Dionysos
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Handle and bit of volute by nozzle missing; otherwise intact, except for chips.
Flat-bottomed boat-shaped lamp, with a bearded head, elaborately wreathed, forming the upper part. Filling hole at center of forehead, surrounded by a rosette; above, the hair rises in a flame-like effect to form the handle. Fluked nozzle projecting below beard. Double grooves around the oval underside.
Thin orange-red glaze.
Orange-buff clay.
Context:   Kiln.
Notebook Page:   2657
Negatives:   Leica, LXVIII-79
Dimensions:   P.L. 0.127; H. 0.048; W. 0.054
Date:   6 June 1952
Section:   Τ
Grid:   Τ:110/ΛΘ
Deposit:   P 16:2
Lot:   Lot Τ 27
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), fig. 46.
    Agora VI, no. 905, p. 72, pl. 24.
References:   Publication: Agora VI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 9 (1963)
Publication Page: Agora 6, s. 104, p. 92
Deposit: P 16:2
Card: L 4966