Agora Object: P 20177
Inventory Number:   P 20177
Section Number:   ΟΟ 1238
Title:   Amphora
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τεφροδόχος αμφορέας και σιδερένιο ξίφος
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Cracked and broken in removal from grave. Complete but for chips. Heavy egg-shaped body, small flaring foot. Neck sharply offset from shoulder, slightly concave in profile, flaring up to deep thickened rim. Handles, neck to shoulder. Small reserved panel on neck containing segment of battlement maeander; above and below, zigzags. Belly stripe, opposed lines. Handles, herringbone; above and below, horizontal lines.
Pinkish-buff clay. Glaze black, somewhat metallic. Iron stain on shoulder and one handle from sword wrapped around it (IL 1058).
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Τεφροδόχος Γεωμετρικός αμφορέας, με ωοειδές σώμα και μελανό γάνωμα. Στο σώμα φέρει ταινία με γραμμική διακόσμηση, ενώ στις λαβές διακρίνεται κόσμημα ιχθυάκανθας. Σχεδόν ακέραιος.
Context:   Grave 3, burial urn.
Notebook Page:   3103
Negatives:   Leica, XXXV-87, XXXIX-21, HAT 49-241, 88-343, color slide
PD Number:   PD 884, PD 2774-46
Dimensions:   H. 0.519; Diam. 0.034, (rim) 0.164, (base) 0.154
Date:   29 June 1949
Section:   ΟΟ
Grid:   ΟΟ:58/Δ
Deposit:   D 16:4
Period:   Geometric
Bibliography:   Coldstream (1968), pl. 1:l.
    JdI 74 (1959), p. 95, noted; p. 101.
    Hesperia 21 (1952), pl. 75, no. 15.
    Agora XXXVI, no. T13-1, p. 108, fig. 2.58, pl. V.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 21 (1952)
Report: 1949 ΟΟ
Report Page: 1949 ΟΟ, s. 2
Images (36)
Deposit: D 16:4
Notebook: ΟΟ-14
Notebook: ΟΟ-16
Notebook Page: ΟΟ-14-69 (pp. 2728-2729)
Notebook Page: ΟΟ-14-99 (pp. 2788-2789)
Notebook Page: ΟΟ-16-60 (pp. 3110-3111)
Card: P 20177
Card: P 20177