Agora Object: P 1277
Inventory Number:   P 1277
Section Number:   Α 333
Title:   Black Figure Lekythos
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Neck, mouth and handle missing; restored in plaster. Otherwise no damage save scratches and very small chips. Scene depicts Athena and Enkelados(?) between spectators. A youth in himation holding a wand stands on either side of the combatants. Red fillets on the youth's hair and on the helmets(?). Red(?) in dots on the garments and on the shields and in the upper folds of Athena's dress (recognizable only by differences in firing). Athena's face and arm have fired a pale greenish brown. On shoulder, lotus buds and collar of small strokes around red band at base of neck. The glaze of the lower part unevenly thin brown and smoky blue; pair of originaly red lines around top.
Context:   Rectangular rockcut shaft.
Negatives:   Leica, 87-33-20, 87-33-22, 87-33-23, XXV-92
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.0585, (foot) 0.034; P.H. 0.079
Date:   August-September 1932
Section:   Α
Elevation:   -11.45m.
Masl:   -12m.
Deposit:   G 6:3.1
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 15 (1946), p. 300, no. 123.
    ABV, p. 512, no. 15 (Little Lion Class.
    Agora XXIII, no. 1165, pl. 86.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Hesperia 15 (1946)
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 259, p. 243
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 354, p. 338
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 485
Images (9)
Deposit: G 6:3
Deposit: G 6:3.1
Notebook: Α-8
Notebook Page: Α-8-15 (pp. 1377-1378)
Card: P 1277
Card: P 1277