Agora Object: P 1465
Inventory Number:   P 1465
Section Number:   Ζ 179
Title:   Black Glaze Lekanis with Lid
Category:   Pottery
Description:   The bowl mended from six fragments, the lid from four. A large part of one side of the bowl and two small bits from the rim of the lid missing.
Black glaze over all, save for the resting surface of the broad ring base and the top of the knob of the lid, which is sunken in the center, reserved and decorated with glazed bands. A thin reserved line around the rim of the lid. The handles have projecting ears at the sides.
Lustrous black glaze, mottled with gray and red in the firing.
Cf. Agora XII, no. 1222 and CVA Oxford, 1, p. 48, no. 17 and 2, 11 and 14, "5th. cent." with somewhat flatter topped lids.
Cf. 4th. c. grave in ΠΘ: ΠΘ 1410-ΠΘ 1419 and page 1582ff. in ΠΘ notebooks.
Context:   Pocket (below Hellenistic fill). Pyre?
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   Diam. (bowl) 0.072, (lid) 0.075; H. (w/lid) 0.065, (bowl) 0.035, (lid) 0.037; W. (w/handles) 0.117
Date:   10 March 1933
Section:   Ζ
Grid:   Ζ:5/ΚΑ
Deposit:   H 14:1
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013), pyre 25, p. 134.
Published Type:   Agora XII, no. 1222.
    CVA Oxford, 1, p. 48, no. 17 and 2, 11 and 14.
References:   Publication: Agora XII
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013)
Image: 2007.04.0025
Image: 2007.04.0026
Deposit: H 14:1
Notebook: Ζ-2
Notebook Page: Ζ-2-42 (pp. 265-266)
Card: P 1465