Agora Object: P 18641
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   P 18641
Inventory Number:   P 18641
Section Number:   ΔΔ 259
Title:   Moldmade Bowl
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from many pieces; parts of rim and wall missing. Restored in plaster In the medallion a gorgoneion surrounded by a line of beading. From the beading springs a ring of pointed ribbed leaves; masks between their tips. In the figured zone, three times repeated, a warrior, nude, helmeted and carrying a shield, attacks a long-tailed mermaid; behind the warrior, a second fish-tailed damsel. Pairs of Nikai in the field. Upper zone: band of ovolos, then double spirals surmounted by leaves and rosettes alternating.
Scraped groove under rim; metallic glaze black to chocolate brown.
ADDENDA Medallion from same stamp as P 6908, P 20272, P 20273.
Context:   Komos cistern.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 901-237
Dimensions:   H. 0.07; Diam. 0.14
Date:   May 1947
Section:   ΔΔ
Grid:   ΔΔ:66/Κ
Deposit:   M 21:1
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora XXII, no. 170, pp. 14, 19, 26, 27.
References:   Publication: Agora XXII
Publication Page: Agora 22, s. 81, p. 64
Publication Page: Agora 22, s. 132, p. 115
Drawing: PD 901-237 (DA 8562)
Drawing: PD 901-237; PD 901-242 (DA 8816)
Image: 2011.04.0311
Deposit: M 21:1
Card: P 18641