Agora Object: P 15002
Inventory Number:   P 15002
Section Number:   ΒΒ 344
Title:   Black Figure Olpe
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Tριφυλλόστομη όλπη του Ζωγράφου των Γοργόνων με παράσταση κύκνου 600 - 590 π.Χ.
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Pieces of wall missing. Slender rounded body forming continuous curve with neck; rising double rolled handle. Flaring foot. On side, a wide panel with a swan, right, wings outspread, head bent down; tops of wings solid red, lower part black with incised lines and spots of white for feathers; red for eye, beak, alternate petals and centers of two large rosettes in field. Two small rosettes black. Narrow band of thin glaze around inner edge of panel.
Good black glaze on inside of lip and the whole of the outside, save for the underside of the foot and a narrow reserved band between panel and foot and two triangles opposite panel. The handle unglazed save for lines of thin glaze on tops and outer edges of each half.
Pinkish-buff clay.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Τριφυλλόστομη μελανόμορφη όλπη του ζωγράφου της Γοργόνας, με παράσταση κύκνου.
Context:   Well, containers 7, 8.
Negatives:   Leica, XVIII-85, color slide
PD Number:   Ptg. 116.
Dimensions:   H. (to lip) 0.202, (w/handle) 0.255; Diam. 0.133
Date:   13 May 1939
Section:   ΒΒ
Grid:   ΒΒ:37/Α
Deposit:   S 22:1
Basket:   7
    8
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 75 (2006), p. 14, n. 43.
    AgoraPicBk 22 (1985), fig. 3.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 269, fig. 5.
    ABV, p. 10, no. 5.
    Agora XII, p. 399.
    Agora XXIII, no. 672, pl. 64.
References:   Publications (5)
Publication Pages (5)
Drawing: DA 10624
Images (28)
Deposit: S 22:1
Card: P 15002
Card: P 15002