Agora Object: P 10278
Inventory Number:   P 10278
Section Number:   ΟΧ 12
Title:   White Ground Lekythos
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Neck and handle broken off; repaired. Small hole pierced through side. A woman in almost invisible chiton brings to a grave monument a basket(?) with streamers hanging from it. Shoulder ornament as on P 10277 (ΟΧ 11); somewhat inferior execution. Line as on P 10277, but a little brighter; hair quite red. Red for four fillets hanging from the basket and for most tied to stele. Black for three fillets from basket and one near top of stele, also tassel of strings of fillets, wreath around basket, wreaths in basket. Glaze lines as on P 10277.
Context:   Grave 1 (2).
Negatives:   Leica, 6-159, 6-161, 82-597
PD Number:   Ptg. 31
Dimensions:   H. 0.228
Date:   7 March 1936
Section:   ΟΧ
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 32 (1963), p. 121, no. D 2, pls. 38, 39, 44.
    Hesperia 6 (1937), p. 363, fig. 24.
    AJA 40 (1936), p. 202, fig. 23.
    ARV, p. 811, no. 11, Bird P.
    Paralip., 467.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 6 (1937)
Publication: Hesperia 32 (1963)
Drawing: DA 10595
Image: 2012.24.0285 (6-161)
Image: 2012.24.0283 (6-159)
Image: 2012.56.0613 (82-597)
Card: P 10278
Card: P 10278