Agora Object: P 10881 BIS
Inventory Number:   P 10881 BIS
Section Number:   ΠΘ 2782 BIS
Title:   Lagynos or Guttus
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Three non-joining fragments; two from base and lower body, one from neck and shoulder. Low flat base; the upper and lower walls join at a sharp angle. On the lower body, between double grooves, ivy tendrils with terracotta paint petals and incised stems, and carelessly incised eggs in panels set off by double bands of white. Narrow grooved neck, with round(?) mouth and handle attachment at narrowest part of neck; neck set off by a raised band from shoulder. On shoulder, ivy wreath similar to that on lower body, but the leaves made of two dots with a straight stroke between.
Red glaze.
ADDENDA Subsequently published as two pots: P 10881 BIS Two fragments of shoulder. Angular profile with convex upper wall. Two grooves above angle, two farther up, two at top of shoulder, below offset. In outer zone of shoulder: incised ovolo alternating with pairs of painted lines (originally white?). Middle zone plain. Innermost zone: ivy garland running right with incised stems. Cf. P 10881, fragments b) and c).
Context:   Cistern, bottom fill, 1st. c. B.C.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. a) 0.074, b) 0.064
Date:   10-11 March 1936
Section:   ΠΘ
Grid:   ΠΘ:44/ΙΓ
Elevation:   -7.52--6.8m.
Masl:   -7.52--6.8m.
Deposit:   D 11:4.3
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora XXIX, no. 1661, fig. 99, pl. 132.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:P 10881
References:   Publication: Agora XXIX
Drawing: PD 1091-121 (DA 8304)
Object: Agora XXIX, no. 1661
Deposit: D 11:4
Deposit: D 11:4.3