Agora Object: P 1540
Inventory Number:   P 1540
Section Number:   Ι 139
Title:   Plate Fragment with Rouletting: Stamped
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Late Roman C plate(?) fragment. None of the rim preserved but profile complete from base ring to center of plate. Base ring narrow and low, flat and rouletted on the bottom. A peacock neatly stamped into the center of the bottom, faces right. part of his tail is broken away.
Red clay with dull red wash; the bottom of the plate dull gray.
Context:   Disturbed fill above late Roman level, under modern cellar.
Negatives:   Leica, color slide
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. 0.139; P.H. 0.015
Date:   13 March 1933
Section:   Ι
Grid:   Ι:4-11/Β-Ζ
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 22 (1985), fig. 47 (middle).
    Hayes (1972), no. 48, p. 361, fig. 77f.
    Agora XXXII, no. 1393, pl. 68.
References:   Publication: Agora XXXII
Publication: AgoraPicBk 22 (1985)
Image: 2000.02.0669 (Slide Sheet: 43:02)
Notebook: Α-8
Notebook Page: Α-8-44 (pp. 1437-1438)
Card: P 1540