Agora Object: ST 339
Inventory Number:   ST 339
Section Number:   ΞΞ 48
Title:   Alabastron
Category:   ST Stone
Description:   Broken but complete.
Large alabastron with solid body. A hole drilled at top and another at bottom served to hold the pot on the lathe. A short distance below the neck, a small ridge runs horizontally around the body.
Soft gray poros. Near the foot, the poros badly cracked on the side that lay in immediate contact with the burning wood of the pyre, as was indicated by fragments of carbonized wood adhering to it when found.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Grave at 102/Μ. Pyre 2.
Notebook Page:   119-124
Negatives:   Leica, XXIX-87
Dimensions:   Diam. (of lip) 0.068, (of body) 0.07; H. 0.23
Date:   2-3 May 1940
Section:   ΞΞ
Grid:   ΞΞ:102-120/ΛΕ-ΝΕ
Deposit:   A 20:3
Lot:   Lot ΞΞ 128
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013), pyre 49, pp. 162-163.
    Hesperia 27 (1958), p. 217, no. 139.
    Hesperia 20 (1951), p. 115, no. 201.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 20 (1951)
Publication: Hesperia 27 (1958)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013)
Publication Page: Agora 14, s. 16, p. xv
Publication Page: Agora 14, s. 261, p. 236
Publication Page: Agora 14, s. 308
Images (5)
Deposit: A 20:3
Lot: ΞΞ 128
Notebook: ΞΞ-1
Notebook: ΞΞ-2
Notebook Page: ΞΞ-1-64 (pp. 119-120)
Notebook Page: ΞΞ-1-65 (pp. 121-122)
Notebook Page: ΞΞ-2-28 (pp. 245-246)
Card: ST 339
Card: ST 339