Agora Object: P 20745
Inventory Number:   P 20745
Section Number:   ΣΑ 1117
Title:   Black Figure Skyphos Fragments
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Six non-joining fragments (a, b and c, each mended from two) of a steep-walled skyphos with flaring foot. Fragment a) preserves the foot and much of the lower wall, to the handle zone; b), c) and d) are rim fragments, with part of one handle on c); e) and f) come from the handle zone.
Figured decoration: palmettes to either side of handles; on b) the upper part of a youth to right and feathers (wing or Sphinx?); on e) part of a seated figure. Incision.
Firm glaze, rather dull; space inside foot reserved, dilute circle and dot at center.
Context:   Well east of Stoa room 2 (= ΘΡΑ well), containers 12, 15, 19, 28.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. a) 0.069; Max. Dim. (fragments b-f) 0.064-0.031; Est. Diam. 0.13
Date:   January-February 1950
Section:   ΣΑ
Elevation:   -10.8--10.8m.
Masl:   -10.8m.
Deposit:   R 12:1
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora XXIII, no. 1632.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 311, p. 295
Publication Page: Agora 23, s. 364, p. 348
Deposit: R 12:1
Card: P 20745
Card: P 20745