Agora Object: S 1026
Inventory Number:   S 1026
Section Number:   Ψ 171
Title:   Bust
Category:   Sculpture
Description:   Head missing. Left edge broken away. Minor fractures. Surface pitted from cesspool acids.
Draped bust with cavity and dowel-hole for insertion of marble head and neck. At the back all but the central portion is scooped out, leaving only a shell of drapery to show at the front. At the bottom is a deep cutting for the attachment of the vertical support. The tenon below the bust is decorated in front with a small Ionic pilaster cap.
Colored alabaster.
Context:   Modern wall near cesspool.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   H. 0.27; P.W. 0.30
Date:   24 March 1938
Section:   Ψ
Grid:   Ψ:23/ΝΓ
Bibliography:   Agora XXIV, p. 41, pl. 41 a.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIV
Publication Page: Agora 24, s. 20, p. xvii
Publication Page: Agora 24, s. 65, p. 41
Images (4)
Notebook: Ψ-2
Notebook Page: Ψ-2-66 (pp. 322-323)
Card: S 1026