Agora Object: P 17403
Inventory Number:   P 17403
Section Number:   ΩΔ 387
Conservation Number:   3682
Title:   Amphora Fragments
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Four main fragments and numerous smaller:
a) Preserves the nearly vertical high ring foot and bottom of the body. On the foot, narrow zone filled with running dog. At junction of body and foot, a wide glazed zone; above, bands; above that, a zone of step-pattern and still higher a zone with loops. In at least three places where carelessly drawn bands have run together, the potter separated them by incision; and at one place at the junction of body and foot he made a scraped band by incising.
b) Part of the wall, with part of a large horse left; preserved are the chest, the beginning of the front legs and the end of the nose. Incision for interior details of horse. Large lozenge-star underneath and dotted guilloche in front.
c) Wall fragment, the front lower legs and one back foot of a large horse walking right. In the field, zigzags and a dot rosette.
d) Wall fragment, the wheel and part of the body of a chariot going right; an unidentified object behind.
Remains of decoration on the smaller wall fragments:
e) Part of another chariot?
f) Part of a horse's tail; running-dog in field.
g) and h) Unidentified bits with incision.
i), j), k), l), m) Fragments with loop ornament.
Pink Attic clay. Dull reddish-brown glaze.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Well, 7th. c., below east part of Odeion Cavea.
Notebook Page:   494
Negatives:   Leica, LXVIII-7, LXVIII-69, LXVIII-70
Dimensions:   P.H. a) 0.313; Diam. (foot) 0.23; Max. Dim. b) 0.30, c) 0.15
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   July 1946
Section:   ΩΔ
Elevation:   -6--6m.
Masl:   -6m.
Deposit:   M 11:3
Period:   Protoattic
Bibliography:   Hesperia 30 (1961), pp. 358-359, no. H 1, pl. 67.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 30 (1961)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 134, p. 120
Image: 2012.54.0469 (LXVIII-69)
Image: 2012.54.0470 (LXVIII-70)
Deposit: M 11:3
Notebook: ΩΔ-3
Notebook: ΩΔ-4
Notebook Page: ΩΔ-3-52 (pp. 495-496)
Notebook Page: ΩΔ-4-79 (pp. 749-750)
Notebook Page: ΩΔ-4-80 (pp. 751-752)
Card: P 17403
Card: P 17403