Agora Object: P 25392
Inventory Number:   P 25392
Section Number:   Ο 1027
Title:   Black Figure Neck Amphora Fragment
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from many fragments. Neck with stub of one handle preserved.
A) Male siren standing with outspread wings. Filling ornament of rosettes and "budding" hook spirals. Red for fillet, upper part of wings and alternate(?) feathers. Incision freely used.
B) Grazing horse. Filling ornament as on A, plus a geometric design under belly. Red probably used on mane. Incision freely used.
On outer edge of mouth, diagonal zigzags. Two black bands inside neck.
The glaze generally badly flaked, giving a "faded" appearance.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Olive Tree well. Boxes 2-3.
Handling:   museum case 113
Notebook Page:   882
Negatives:   Leica, 80-420, 80-421, 82-120, 80-16-18, 80-16-21
PD Number:   PD 1071, Ptg. 368, Ptg. 369
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.235; Diam. 0.26
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   8 December 1955
Section:   Ο
Grid:   Ο:92/ΙΘ
Elevation:   -4.5--4.5m.
Masl:   -4.5m.
Deposit:   O 12:2
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora VIII, no. 590, p. 99, pls. 2, 38, 42.
    Agora XXIII, no. 133, pl. 16.
    Agora XXXI, pp. 127, 131, 171.
References:   Publication: Agora VIII
Publication: Agora XXIII
Publication: Agora XXXI
Publication Pages (6)
Drawing: DA 10711
Drawing: DA 10712
Images (5)
Deposit: O 12:2
Card: P 25392
Card: P 25392