Agora Object: A 5215
Inventory Number:   A 5215
Section Number:   ΒΗ 409
Excavation Number:   hobratschk:2012:f:10
Title:   Tile with Antefix
Category:   Architecture Terracotta
Description:   Cover tile with antefix, broken off at opposite end. Battered along bottom edges. Antefix surface very worn and chipped along edge. Slip preserved in places. Iron yellow stain on top surface.
Obtuse pitch; vertical sides. Flat front surface with no molded details, palmette with floral design preserved mostly at bottom in red to dark brown paint over a thick creamy slip.
Dark orange-yellow fabric with large dark inclusions.
5th c. B.C.
Status:   Will Catalog
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Well M 2:1, Layer 7.
Notebook Page:   3005
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.235; P.L. 0.395; W. 0.188
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   29 June 2012
Section:   ΒΗ
Grid:   M/1-2/19,20
Elevation:   47.9m.
Masl:   47.900m.
Deposit:   M 2:1
Lot:   Lot ΒΗ 726
Basket:   hobratschk:2012:b:27
Bibliography:   Boyer (2017), p. 111, n. 218.
    Hesperia 84 (2015), p. 492, no. 23, fig. 23.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 84 (2015)
Report: 2012 Excavations
Image: 2012.12.0104
Image: 2012.12.0102
Deposit: M 2:1