Agora Object: P 15376
Inventory Number:   P 15376
Section Number:   ΝΝ 1172
Title:   Black Figure Lekythos
Category:   Pottery
Description:   One side largely complete, the other mended from many pieces and fragments missing. Squat shoulder lekythos, with broad, slightly concave shoulder, set off by a raised ring from plain slightly flaring neck-mouth. Flaring ring foot. Neck, handle and outside of foot glazed. On the shoulder, five figures and four animals: from left to right, standing draped figure, right; cock, standing right, looking left; runner, right, nude save for cloak over arm; hare(?) running right; two standing draped figures facing each other, a hare between; runner, left, looking back right, a lion seizing him by one arm. Nonsense inscriptions in field. On wall, three narrow bands above and below figured zone; rays above foot. From left to right: nude standing figure, with cloak over arm, gesticulating right; draped standing figure, right, carrying a spear; horseman, left; runner, left; draped standing figure carrying a spear facing horseman, left; on the horse, a large bird. Under the handle, draped standing figure with spear, left.
Careful work; good glaze; surface in part grayed from burning.
Context:   Sacrificial Pit = Grave 6, 1.
Notebook Page:   1946, 2076
Negatives:   Leica, XX-44, XXI-86, XXI-87, XXI-88, XXI-89, 80-41-19, 80-41-20, 80-41-21, 80-41-22, 80-41-23
Dimensions:   H. 0.117; Diam. 0.073
Date:   2 June 1939
Section:   ΝΝ
Grid:   ΝΝ:104/ΙΓ-ΙΔ
Deposit:   B 21:20
Lot:   Lot ΝΝ 19
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 20 (1951), pl. 39 b-1 (Grave 6).
    Hesperia 15 (1946), no. 11.
    Agora XXIII, no. 791, pl. 74.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Hesperia 15 (1946)
Publication: Hesperia 20 (1951)
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 219, p. 203
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 362, p. 346
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 473
Images (15)
Deposit: B 21:20
Notebook: ΝΝ-10
Notebook: ΝΝ-11
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-10-78 (pp. 1945-1946)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-11-44 (pp. 2076-2077)
Card: P 15376
Card: P 15376