Agora Object: P 10538
Inventory Number:   P 10538
Section Number:   ΠΘ 2602
Title:   Red Figure Cup Fragments: Type B
Category:   Pottery
Description:   The principal fragment, mended from seven, preserves parts of the medallion, and of both A and B outside; nothing of the rim; part of the stem.
b) The mid-part of the figure on A.
c) Part of the handle ornament and a bit of the medallion edge inside.
d) Bit of the rim.
Interior, within a maeander border broken by checkerboard squares, parts of two figures, a nude youth, turned slightly to the left, his left elbow resting on a stele, and at the right looking toward the first figure, a woman in thin chiton with embroidered yoke, her left hand raised above her head in a dancing pose, her right extended, resting on the youth's shoulder(?).
A and B: wide palmette handle ornament, leaving space for but one figure on each side.
A) Nude youth, right, bending forward, his left foot on a high rock.
B) Draped female figure, right; in front of her a stele, behind her an embroidered scarf.
Relief contour generally for the figures; brown details. Faded color (white?) for a spray held in the youth's right hand, and a ribbon falling from the woman's left.
Context:   Well.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   Est. Diam. 0.24; Max. Dim. a) 0.17; P.H. b) 0.022, c) 0.021, d) 0.031
Date:   21 May 1937
Section:   ΠΘ
Grid:   ΠΘ:113/ΛΔ
Elevation:   -17.8--.05m.
Masl:   -17.8--.05m.
Deposit:   B 15:1.2
Basket:   2
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 18 (1949), p. 314, no. 12, pl. 82.
    Agora XXX, no. 1485, pl. 140.
References:   Publication: Agora XXX
Publication: Hesperia 18 (1949)
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 349, p. 330
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 393, p. 374
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 578
Image: 2000.01.0510 (Leica P 10538)
Object: Agora XXX, no. 1485
Deposit: B 15:1
Deposit: B 15:1.2
Card: P 10538
Card: P 10538