Agora Object: P 16586
Inventory Number:   P 16586
Section Number:   ΝΝ 1712
Title:   Black Figure Lekythos
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Complete save for chip from handle and many flakes from surface. Shoulder lekythos with low spreading foot and echinus mouth. Top of foot and lower body glazed, also mouth and handle. On front of body, Herakles and Triton wrestling; Herakles sits astride Triton left; Triton left with head turned back. Herakles wears lion's skin and cap, Triton a wreath on his head. Bearded draped figure runs up from left; standing draped figure at right. Dolphins in field.
White: belly stripe and tail of Triton; flesh of standing figure. Red: fillet and beard of Triton and nipple rings; band on his tail; cap of Herakles(?), stripes on drapery of running and standing figures; ground line.
On shoulder, lotus and palmette chain; on neck, tongues; fringe of strokes at base of neck.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Grave XXVI = Grave 12.
Notebook Page:   2524, 2642
Negatives:   Leica, XXV-64, 80-1-3
Dimensions:   H. 0.177; Diam. 0.092
Date:   25 April 1940
Section:   ΝΝ
Grid:   ΝΝ:119-120/Ι
Deposit:   B 21:14
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Brommer (1960), p. 116.
    Brommer (1956), p. 87, no. A 96.
    Hesperia 20 (1951), pl. 42 a-1 (Grave 12).
    Hesperia 10 (1941), p. 2, fig. 1.
    Agora XXIII, no. 816, pl. 76.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Hesperia 10 (1941)
Publication: Hesperia 20 (1951)
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 221, p. 205
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 363, p. 347
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 475
Images (11)
Deposit: B 21:14
Notebook: ΝΝ-13
Notebook: ΝΝ-14
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-13-67 (pp. 2524-2525)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-14-25 (pp. 2641-2642)
Card: P 16586
Card: P 16586