Agora Object: L 855
Inventory Number:   L 855
Section Number:   Ι 185
Title:   Plastic Lamp Fragment
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Lamp in shape of hare. The base and part of the right side of the animal missing. No indication of the nozzle.
The hare is crouching and nibbling at something held between his front paws. That the object is a lamp is indicated by the perforated suspension handle above the animal's ears, by the beginning of the filling hole in front of him, between his paws, and by the glaze on the inner surface of the filling hole.
Red slip outside and also inside near the filling hole.
ADDENDA Another example of the same type of object: cf. T 424.
Context:   From trench B, disturbed levels.
Negatives:   Leica, LXIX-25
Dimensions:   H. 0.063; P.L. 0.076; P.W. 0.047
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   21 March 1933
Section:   Ι
Grid:   Ι:17-28/Ι-Κ
Elevation:   66.00m.
Masl:   66m.
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Agora VI, no. 1100, p. 82, pl. 31.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:T 424
References:   Publication: Agora VI
Publication Page: Agora 6, s. 105, p. 93
Publication Page: Agora 17, s. 213, p. 201
Card: L 855