Agora Object: P 1246
Inventory Number:   P 1246
Section Number:   Α 299
Title:   Black Figure Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from many pieces; fragments missing from walls.
Decoration in panels. Horse and rider right on each side. Scanty incision for interior details; red for the horses' manes, and a line around the inner edge of the lip. Smooth polished finish on the panel, resembling a dilute glaze wash. The foot unglazed beneath, the pointed end of the body of the pot appearing within the base ring. The neck glazed for 0.05m. inside.
Much warped and damaged in making: the neck not round; higher on one side than on the other. In one side a large dent. Thin, rather dull black glaze; well preserved on one side, on the other, much peeled.
Context:   Rectangular rockcut shaft.
Negatives:   Leica, 2-409, 7-401, 7-399
Dimensions:   Diam. (lip) 0.235, (base) 0.11; H. 0.34; W. (lip) 0.143-0.131
Date:   August-September 1932
Section:   Α
Elevation:   -15.10m.
Masl:   -20--12m.
Deposit:   G 6:3.2
Lot:   Lot Α 318
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 7 (1938), p. 376 f., no. 8, figs. 12-13.
    Agora XXIII, no. 35.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Hesperia 7 (1938)
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 120, p. 104
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 354, p. 338
Image: 2012.21.0176 (2-409)
Image: 2012.26.0131 (7-399)
Image: 2012.26.0133 (7-401)
Deposit: G 6:3
Deposit: G 6:3.2
Lot: Α 318
Notebook: Α-7
Notebook: Α-8
Notebook Page: Α-7-80 (pp. 1323-1324)
Notebook Page: Α-8-9 (pp. 1365-1366)
Card: P 1246