Agora Object: P 12361
Inventory Number:   P 12361
Section Number:   Ω 404
Title:   Storage Amphora with Dipinti
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Intact except for small hole in one side and horned tips of handles. Elongated double convex body; the bottom finished with a pointed toe; the upper part inset slightly from the lower, tapers above to a rolled lip. Double rolled horned handles, extending from just below lip to just above junction of upper and lower bodies.
Elaborate decoration and dipinti in red: broad horizontal band at junction of upper and lower bodies; another on upper body, above its middle. Resting on this line, on one side, a large zeta; on the other side, epsilon. Beneath one handle a cross and loops (trademark?); beneath the other: <graphic>
Gritty brown clay. Remains of light slip.
Cf. Agora XXXI, p. 183.
Context:   Cistern, behind well tiles. 1st. c. A.D. disturbed.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 1133-45(He 8)
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.305; H. 0.77
Date:   8 April 1938
Section:   Ω
Grid:   Ω:64/Γ
Elevation:   -2.00m.
Masl:   -2m.
Deposit:   N 20:2
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 6 (1979), fig. 60.
    AgoraPicBk 6 (1961), fig. 60.
    Agora V, no. M 54, p. 89, pl. 19
    Agora XXI, no. He 8, p. 77, pl. 43.
References:   Publication: Agora V
Publication: Agora XXI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 6 (1961)
Publication Page: Agora 5, s. 103, p. 89
Publication Page: Agora 5, s. 147, p. 133
Drawing: PD 1133-45 (DA 5562)
Image: 2012.56.0305 (82-290)
Image: 1997.07.0404 (82-290)
Deposit: N 20:2
Notebook: ΛΛ-10
Notebook: Ω-4
Notebook Pages (5)
Card: P 12361
Card: P 12361