Agora Object: BI 531
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   BI 531
Inventory Number:   BI 531
Section Number:   ΕΕ 295
Title:   Ivory Plaque
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Θραύσμα ελεφαντοστέινου πλακιδίου 1400 – 1375 π.Χ.
Category:   Bone & Ivory
Description:   An oblong plaque, dimensions full preserved, one corner missing.
One side is rough, on the other traces of decoration in low relief. Along one long edge two holes rather less than a full circle, are cut through the plaque.
"Probably the top of a comb, made with removable teeth" (S.A.I., 1964).
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Θραύσμα οστέινου πλακιδίου. Πιθανότατα πρόκειται για το άνω τμήμα κτένας.
Context:   Mycanaean chamber tomb: ledge at west end, central part.
Handling:   Dec.1, 2003- South Workroom-Case 52-U, Container 4
Notebook Page:   459-460
Negatives:   Leica, color slide
Dimensions:   L. 0.055; W. 0.107; Th. 0.003
Material:   Ivory
Date:   30 May 1939
Section:   ΕΕ
Deposit:   N 21-22:1
Bibliography:   Agora XIII, p. 167, pl. 33, no. I 20.
References:   Publication: Agora XIII
Publication Page: Agora 13, s. 188, p. 167
Publication Page: Agora 13, s. 293, p. 272
Publication Page: Agora 13, s. 341
Image: 2012.02.0159
Image: 2012.02.0160
Image: 2000.02.0951 (Slide Sheet: 30:11)
Deposit: N 21-22:1
Card: BI 531