Agora Object: P 1353
Inventory Number:   P 1353
Section Number:   Α 418
Title:   Black Figure Lekythos
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from seven pieces. Mouth and handle complete but base chipped in the back, and considerable portions of the body missing including parts of the figured scene. The scene depicts Dionysos standing, facing right, toward a maenad. Surrounding satyrs dance right looking back. Glaze is badly flaked except for a patch including most of the maenad. Preserved are the white of her flesh with incised drawing of her features, her red fillet with incised border, her dress (chiton and himation hanging in folds from her raised left arm) with red collar and red and white dot ornaments. Red also for the beard of the left satyr and for a pair of lines around the glaze below the scene. Incision for interior details. On the shoulder of the vase, lotus-bud border around a collar of small strokes; the mouth was glazed inside and out, reserved on top. The base unglazed beneath and on the concave outer part.
Context:   Rectangular rockcut shaft.
Negatives:   Leica, XXV-98
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.081, (lip) 0.055, (base) 0.056; H. 0.212
Date:   August-September 1932
Section:   Α
Elevation:   -10.90m.
Masl:   -12m.
Deposit:   G 6:3.1
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 15 (1946), p. 303, no. 145.
    Agora XXIII, no. 1132.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Hesperia 15 (1946)
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 255, p. 239
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 354, p. 338
Image: 2012.51.1063 (XXV-98)
Deposit: G 6:3
Deposit: G 6:3.1
Notebook: Α-7
Notebook: Α-8
Notebook Page: Α-7-60 (pp. 1283-1284)
Notebook Page: Α-8-29 (pp. 1407-1408)
Card: P 1353
Card: P 1353