Agora Object: P 17489
Inventory Number:   P 17489
Section Number:   ΑΡ 198
Title:   Skyphos Fragments with Maker's Signature
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Fifteen fragments, making up to seven and preserved parts of the rim and wall with parts of both handles. Flaring lip, offset inside. The body glazed to the handle zone with a reserved band below the handles. Handle zone reserved; a narrow glaze band near the top and at either side, near the handles, a small palmette with incision. In the center, the signature of the potter Hermogenes.
Excellent fabric and glaze.
For shape, decoration and signature cf. Hoppin (1924), BFV, p. 135, no. 16.
Context:   Pit B, near bottom.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   Est. Diam. (lip) 0.12
Date:   24 March 1947
Section:   ΑΡ
Grid:   ΑΡ:17/Κ
Elevation:   -3.8--3.8m.
Masl:   -3.8m.
Deposit:   J 18:4
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   AJA 51 (1947), pl. 65:B.
    ABV, p. 166, no. 3.
    Agora XXIII, no. 1473.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:Hoppin (1924), p. 135, no. 16.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 294, p. 278
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 363, p. 347
Deposit: J 18:4
Card: P 17489