Agora Object: P 24032
Inventory Number:   P 24032
Section Number:   Κ 3283
Title:   Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Neck and one handle missing. Long oval body, band handles looping out. Very slightly flaring ring foot.
On neck, a panel enclosed by three lines on each side.
A) Two marching hoplites with round shields and two spears. Shield devices: a whirligig; a line circle inside a dotted circle. Parts of helmet crests and raised arms. Heads missing.
B) Three marching hoplites, all carrying two spears. The left hand one has a small round shield with dot circle device, the others wear tunics with zigzag ornaments and a fringe of oblique strokes. Ends of helmet crests preserved. Heads missing. Handle zone reserved. Under missing handle the start of a lattice ornament. On handle, horizontal bands and St. Andrew's cross. Under handle, hanging rays flanked by bands. In the rest of this handle zone, standing spirals. Below, a zigzag band enclosed by three lines. In figure zone, grazing horses with stroke manes, below horses, large diamond and facing spiral patterns. Other filling ornament here and in neck panel, vertical and horizonal zigzags. Banded below, with one zigzag zone.
Solid glaze on and above foot. Dull brownish-black glaze.
Context:   Well.
Notebook Page:   3234
Negatives:   Leica, LXVIII-24, LXVIII-25, 82-124
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.32; Diam. 0.165
Date:   25 May 1954
Section:   Κ
Grid:   Κ:48/ΙΕ
Elevation:   -4.00m.
Masl:   -4m.
Deposit:   J 15:1
Period:   Protoattic
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 24 (1998), p. 14, fig. 20.
    AM 78 (1963), pp. 63-73, pl. 33.
    Hesperia 30 (1961), pp. 321-322, pl. 65.
    Agora VIII, no. 13.
References:   Publication: Agora VIII
Publication: AgoraPicBk 24 (1998)
Publication: Hesperia 30 (1961)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 45, p. 31
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 92, p. 78
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 136, p. 122
Images (4)
Deposit: J 15:1
Notebook: Κ-16
Notebook: Κ-17
Notebook Page: Κ-16-61 (pp. 3109-3110)
Notebook Page: Κ-17-23 (pp. 3233-3234)
Notebook Page: Κ-17-24 (pp. 3235-3236)
Card: P 24032
Card: P 24032