Agora Object: P 16325
Inventory Number:   P 16325
Section Number:   Ψ 1004
Title:   Black Figure Amphora Fragments
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Two non-joining fragments of a large closed pot, possibly an amphora(?).
Fragment a) preserves the head and some of the body of a lion who is biting the hindquarters of a large animal. Red for: the lion's neck and strokes on his flank; for a stroke on the rump of the animal and for blood flowing from the bite; also for a line partly preserved at top of fragment. White for: the lion's teeth, the two outer ones outlined with incision; perhaps also some white on the animal's body.
Fragment b) preserves some of the hindquarters of an animal with a white belly-stripe and a red stripe on the rump; and part of the breast (white), wing and hair of a Siren.
Interior unglazed.
ADDENDA Kleitias (JDB, letter of 9 Sept. 1953).
Context:   Great hole.
Notebook Page:   1168
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. a) 0.086, b) 0.074
Date:   1938 or 1939
Section:   Ψ
Grid:   Ψ:33/Ζ
Deposit:   N 18:8
Lot:   Lot Ψ 153
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   ABV, p. 77, no. 11.
    Agora XXIII, no. 625, pl. 59.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 197, p. 181
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 362, p. 346
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 458
Image: 2010.18.0456 (Leica P 16325)
Deposit: N 18:8
Lot: Ψ 153
Notebook: Ψ-6
Notebook Page: Ψ-6-89 (pp. 1166-1167)
Notebook Page: Ψ-6-90 (pp. 1168-1169)
Notebook Page: Ψ-6-92 (pp. 1172-1173)
Card: P 16325
Card: P 16325