Agora Object: L 4251
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   L 4251
Inventory Number:   L 4251
Section Number:   Θ 1923
Title:   Discus of Lamp
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τμήμα λύχνου με σκηνή από το μύθο Λεάνδρου και Ηρούς 250 - 300 μ.Χ.
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Discus and rim only preserved.
Rim, panels and globule rosettes.
Discus, at left a tower out of which Hero leans; at right Leander, nude, swimming on top of the sea.
Light red to orange clay.
Type XXVII of Corinth collection.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Απότμημα λύχνου, τύπου XXVII, με ανάγλυφη παράσταση Λεάνδρου και ήρωα.
Context:   Late Roman fill above House F. Herulian destruction fill.
Negatives:   Leica, XXVII-94
Dimensions:   P.W. 0.083
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   30 June 1947
Section:   Θ
Grid:   Θ:3/ΚΑ
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 182.
    Guide (1976), p. 274.
    AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), fig. 37.
    Guide (1962), p. 184.
    Hesperia 17 (1948), p. 183, pl. LXIII, 1.
    Agora VII, no. 779, p. 118, pl. 18.
References:   Publications (4)
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 220, p. 204
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 237, p. 221
Image: 2012.05.0180
Image: 2012.05.0181
Image: 2012.51.1266 (XXVII-94)
Card: L 4251