Agora Object: L 537
Inventory Number:   L 537
Section Number:   Δ 349
Title:   Three Nozzle Lamp
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τρίμυξος λύχνος 500 - 475 π.Χ.
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Three nozzles equally spaced round low circular body. Low cup in center of infundibulum.
Shallow body; slightly rounding; no handle.
Very narrow rim, sloping down round extremerly large central opening; slightly chipped.
Short nozzles, stubby; flat on top; one nozzle preserved complete; another broken at tip; of the third nothing remains but a break through the body wall at the point corresponding to the other two.
Broad bottom, low base.
Rather dull black glaze, inside and out and over part of base.
Attic clay.
Type IV (latest 5th. and early 4th. century group) of Corinth collection, type 21 variants of Agora collection.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Τρίμυξος τροχοποίητος λύχνος, τύπου IV. Φέρει μελανό γάνωμα στο εσωτερικό του. Λείπουν τμήματα από τους δύο μυκτήρες του ευρήματος (400 π.Χ.).
Context:   Well.
Negatives:   Leica, 2-167, L-69
PD Number:   PD 635-58
Dimensions:   L. (including preserved nozzle) 0.109; W. (of body) 0.091; H. 0.026, (of central cup) 0.01; D. (of central cup) 0.042
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   18 April 1932
Section:   Δ
Grid:   Δ:14/ΙΣΤ
Elevation:   -15.00m.
Masl:   -15m.
Deposit:   G 14:2.2
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora IV, no. 191, p. 52, pls. 6, 35.
References:   Publication: Agora IV
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 62, p. 52
Publication Page: Agora 4, s. 232, p. 222
Images (6)
Deposit: G 14:2
Deposit: G 14:2.2
Notebook: Δ-3
Notebook: Δ-4
Notebook Page: Δ-3-14 (pp. 407-408)
Notebook Page: Δ-4-76 (pp. 725-726)
Card: L 537