Agora Object: P 1040
Inventory Number:   P 1040
Section Number:   ΣΤ' 519
Title:   Neck Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Put together from many fragments; a bit of the lip missing, and numerous fragments from the body wall. Heavy flaring lip.
Reserved band around body, just below shoulder, with three stripes. The handles, decorated with horizontal stripes, and the edge of the lip, reserved as well as the shoulder band. The inside of the lip painted black for ca. 0.02m.
Pinkish-buff clay with a few bits. Good, firm glaze, peeling only where overfired. On one side, a mark of contact from the kiln.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Pit.
Negatives:   Leica, XLV-35
PD Number:   DA 9537
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.243, (lip) 0.13, (base) 0.103; H. 0.38
Date:   11-13 June 1932
Section:   ΣΤ'
Grid:   ΣΤ':53-55/ΙΓ-ΙΕ
Deposit:   H 16-17:1
Period:   Protogeometric
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 31 (2003), p. 92, n. 21.
    Desborough (1952), p. 10.
    Hesperia 21 (1952), p. 282 (noted).
References:   Publication: Hesperia 21 (1952)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 31 (2003)
Image: 2012.52.1438 (XLV-35)
Deposit: H 16-17:1
Card: P 1040