Agora Object: L 5193
Inventory Number:   L 5193
Section Number:   ΣΑ 2855
Title:   Lamp
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Mended from several pieces; handle broken off, and chips missing.
Massive lamp with bulging lower wall; over-hanging rim like that of type 16B. Neat bevelled ring foot, like that of some one-handlers.
Handle could have been U-shaped, or loop. Large wick-hole, encroaching only slightly on rim.
Thick black glaze inside and out. Reserved, inside of handle, and handle space; a line at junction of foot and wall; the resting surface of the foot, and the space inside the foot. On the reserved underside, a pair of thin concentric circles, and at the center, a heavier circle around a large dot.
Type 16B variant (?) of Agora collection.
Context:   Well beneath Stoa gutter.
Notebook Page:   3780 ff.
Negatives:   Leica, 83-1-16
PD Number:   PD 2630-104
Dimensions:   W. 0.107; H. 0.034; L. (without handle) 0.136
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   May-June 1954
Section:   ΣΑ
Elevation:   -9.7--9.7m.
Masl:   -9.7m.
Deposit:   Q 12:3
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 55 (1986), p. 60, no. 401, pl. 14, fig. 39.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 55 (1986)
Drawing: PD 2630-104 (DA 8206)
Images (4)
Deposit: Q 12:3
Card: L 5193
Card: L 5193