Agora Object: MC 279
Inventory Number:   MC 279
Section Number:   ΠΘ 1438
Title:   Token
Category:   Misc. Clay Objects
Description:   Similar to MC 278, but the shape more irregular and the glaze more worn. The bird 's head and neck missing.
Obverse: a peacock on the upper face, standing left, one claw advanced, tail not spread.
Reverse: plain.
Traces of string holes at one edge (?)
Cf. MC 278, 280-281, 292-293,which are from the same die as this.
Context:   Well.
4th c. B.C.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   H. 0.0165; W. 0.021; Th. 0.0055
Date:   1 May 1936
Section:   ΠΘ
Grid:   ΠΘ:68/ΜΒ
Elevation:   -18.12--18.12m.
Masl:   -18.12m.
Deposit:   C 12:2
Bibliography:   Agora X, p. 130, pl. 32, no. C 23 b.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:MC 278
    Agora:Object:MC 280
    Agora:Object:MC 281
    Agora:Object:MC 292
    Agora:Object:MC 293
References:   Publication: Agora X
Deposit: C 12:2
Card: MC 279