Agora Object: P 26725
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   P 26725
Inventory Number:   P 26725
Section Number:   ΕΛ 276
Title:   Black Glaze Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from numerous fragments. Missing: one handle, more than half of wall and small fragments from lip, neck and foot. Almost entirely restored in plaster. Flaring mouth, flat on top. Ridge at beginning of neck and double ridge at handle zone. Band handles, rounded body, flaring ring foot. Reserved on top of rim and underneath foot. Black glazed inside rim to the beginning of neck.
Dull glaze; clay rather porous and gritty.
Five fragments, apparently found after plastering, now inside pot.
ADDENDA Possibly Laconian? The clay resembles the series of later black vases from Bourboura (Rhomaios, N.M.) 0n the Laconian krater rim fragment P 22309 the clay is less red, but has a similar gritty character. P 4996 probably goes with these.
Context:   Well Y, box 3.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   H. 0.272; Diam. 0.22
Date:   23 July 1959
Section:   ΕΛ
Elevation:   -6.6--6.6m.
Deposit:   U 19:2
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora XII, no. 4, pl. 1.
    Agora XXXI, p. 178, CPD 58B.
References:   Publication: Agora XII
Publication: Agora XXXI
Publication Page: Agora 12.2, s. 46, p. 419
Publication Page: Agora 31, s. 201, p. 178
Object: Agora XII, no. 4
Deposit: U 19:2
Card: P 26725
Card: P 26725