[Agora Publication] Roman Pottery: Fine-Ware Imports

Hayes, J ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... Examples of Roman period red-gloss and red-slip pottery generally termed terra sigillata found during excavations in the Athenian Agora form the focus of this volume. These fine wares, like the other table ... 2008


[Agora Object] P 273: Situla Fragment with Plastic Attachment: Head

Fragment preserves part of a flat rim from which rises the stump of what is probably a vertical loop handle. Under the rim, affixed to the bulging belly of the bowl, is a plastic head of which the lower ... 27 February 1932


[Agora Object] P 1011: Plastic Attachment: Face

Plastic handle, from large krater; fragmentary. One end of a vertical loop handle remains on the top of the lug, which is formed by a widening of the rim. Hair and upper part of face beneath large flat ... June 1932


[Agora Object] P 2121: Plastic Attachment: Bearded Head

Plastic attachment from situla. Apparently complete as attached to vase; the surface somewhat chipped and damaged. The head, wreathed, with a bunch of grapes hanging down on either side(?) is set immediately ... 10 June 1933


[Agora Object] P 3204: Plastic Attachment: Male Head

Applied to the wall of an unglazed vase, at the lower attachment of a handle; the upper part of the hair missing. Curving horn-like ears suggest the identification (Ammon?). Pinkish clay; traces of light ... 10 March 1934


[Agora Object] P 3488: Animal Handle Fragment

From a large coarse dish or situla. The handle, attached to a small rim with down-turned edge, represents the head of a long-nosed animal. Coarse red clay; heavy buff slip. Cf. P 5313, ring from situla ... 29 March 1934

[Agora Object] P 5313: Situla Fragment with Plastic Attachment: Head

A large fragment from the rim is reserved, with enough of the side to show the beginning of a sharp outward bulge. Vertical handle on rim, ribbed. A loop about the right base of the handle, where it joins ... 3 April 1935


[Agora Object] P 6898: Plastic Attachment: Head

From a situla. Part of head in relief. Dionysos(?) crowned with garland. Above, two round objects broken off: handles(?). Pinkish-buff clay with buff surface; unglazed. Probably projecting edge from ... 3 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 9393: Situla

Joins P 12295. Restored in plaster. Mended from three fragments. Lower part broken away. Preserves upper part of face, much battered, surrounded by vine leaves and bunches of grapes; probably Dionysos ... 16 March 1937


[Agora Object] P 9845: Situla with Plastic Attachments: Dionysos Head

The pot about half preserved; the walls fragmentary; the second handle ornament and the handles missing. Restored in plaster. Large flat-bottomed jar set on three low feet (one missing); gently bulging ... 14 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 10633: Plastic Attachment: Head of Dionysos

Relief for attachment beneath handle of a situla; bearded head of Dionysos. Poor modelling. Red clay with light yellow slip. Room 20, strosis 1, w/lamps of type XXVII. Leica, 93-2-25, 93-2-24 PD 3083-318, ... 2 June 1937

[Agora Object] P 12295: Plastic Attachment: Head

Fragment from rim of a situla with handle attachment and applied mask of Dionysos below. Coarse reddish clay; the outside slipped. Joins P 9393. Brick drain, lower layer, west of preserved vault. Brick ... 24 March 1938


[Agora Object] P 14846: Plastic Attachment: Bearded Head

Piece from side of large pot (situla) with bearded head added in relief; beard only preserved. Broken all around. Red-brown clay. Fragment added from sherds gives the upper part of the attachment of ... 29 April 1939


[Agora Object] P 15429: Plastic Attachments: Heads

From a situla. Preserved on a) is the whole of the mask of a bearded face, with part of rim and handle attachment above. Of the corresponding piece, only upper part of head (b) with handle attachment, ... 2-7 June 1939


[Agora Object] P 18247: Situla Fragment: Bearded Head

Part of the rim preserved, with the large projecting lug, and the start of one end of a basket handle. Supporting the lug, a large bearded head. Dull pink clay; light buff slip over all; somewhat worn ... 20 June 1947


[Agora Object] P 19376: Situla Fragment

Two joining fragments preserve part of rim curve with attachments for mask beneath and two intertwined links, one of which is a bird's head or beak, on the top. Coarse pink clay; remains of light cream ... 21 April 1948


[Agora Object] P 26184: Situla Fragments with Plastic Attachment: Dionysos Head

a) Three joining fragments preserve part of rim and wall of situla with Dionysos mask well preserved under one handle. Red clay. b) Small fragment of lower wall and floor, and one of the cut-out feet ... 25 April 1958


[Agora Object] P 27117: Plastic Attachment: Bearded Head

Head of Dionysos or satyr from a situla, ivy wreathed, below the handle attachment. Traces on top of rim show that handle was double. Dull buff clay with gray surface. From Agora but section not recorded ... 1963