Agora Object: P 16245
Inventory Number:   P 16245
Section Number:   ΕΕ 421
Title:   Kantharos Fragment: West Slope
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Six fragments make up to two. One handle, and much of upper part of body preserved. Foot entirely missing. Restored in plaster. Shape as P 16238 (ΕΕ 414), but smaller; two scraped grooves below lip. On top of handle, a plastic mask. On upper part of body, at each handle, diminishing rectangles in yellow; in middle, yellow checkerboard with squares alternately black and white. A spray in yellow on the handle.
Firm black glaze.
Cf. P 5793.
ADDENDA P 16238: More or less cylindrical body, narrowing slightly toward top. Profiled ring foot. Plain rim, rounded, a scraped groove below it outside; a second scraped groove at the line of the lower handle attachments. Vertical band handles.
Context:   Cistern, lower fill.
Notebook Page:   734 ff.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.07; Est. Diam. 0.08
Date:   12-15 May 1939
Section:   ΕΕ
Grid:   ΕΕ:53/Ε
Deposit:   N 21:4.3
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   BICS Suppl. 11 (1961), p. 57, no. AV 7.
    Hesperia 29 (1960), p. 283, pl. 68.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:P 5793
References:   Publication: Hesperia 29 (1960)
Deposit: N 21:4
Deposit: N 21:4.3
Card: P 16245