Agora Object: P 24790
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   P 24790
Inventory Number:   P 24790
Section Number:   Τ 3236
Title:   Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Burial Amphora. Most of neck, part of shoulder and small pieces of body missing. Substantial ring foot; plump ovoid body; plain flaring rim; small shoulder handles.
Around neck, hatched maeander band, with three reserved bands below and two (or more) above. On each shoulder, a small panel filled with two maeander units, bordered above and below with a pair of bands. Handles cross-barred. On lower wall, two sets of three reserved bands.
Pinkish-buff clay. Glaze red to black, worn.
Early Geometric.
Context:   Cremation burial under south edge of ancient east-west road; the burial urn.
Notebook Page:   5684
Negatives:   Leica, LXXVIII-85
PD Number:   PD 2774-27
Dimensions:   H. (to base of neck) 0.30; Rest. H. 0.434; Diam. 0.29, (rim) 0.195
Material:   Ceramic
Chronology:   Early Geometric.
Date:   20 May 1955
Section:   Τ
Grid:   Τ:66/ΜΣΤ
Deposit:   N 16:3
Period:   Geometric
Bibliography:   Agora XXXVI, no. T22-1, pp. 218, 220, fig. 2.130.
References:   Publication: Agora XXXVI
Images (6)
Deposit: N 16:3
Card: P 24790