Agora Object: P 32912
Inventory Number:   P 32912
Section Number:   ΒΕ 1606
Conservation Number:   2326
Title:   Amphora
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from many fragments. Missing rim, one handle, and fragments from the body. Dull black streaky glaze with patches of red on one side. Flaring ring foot, ovoid body with high center of gravity, and strap handle running from high on neck to shoulder. Whole surface painted solid except for narrow zone on lower body near foot decorated with two horizontal bands, and a larger one below shoulder with double axes separated by rows of ten vertical lines enclosed between triple bands. Reserved panels on neck, with hatched maeander framed above and below by two black bands. Reserved: underside and resting surface; inside and striped outside of handle.
Fine orange fabric.
Cf. Kerameikos V.1, Inv. 2155 (Coldstream (1968)= MG1). Style is MG 1.
Cf. P 32913 for decoration.
Context:   Baskets 71, 73.
Notebook Page:   8143-8145
Negatives:   98-23-19(20), 98-23-22(21)
Dimensions:   Diam. (foot) 0.119; P.H. 0.405
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   17-18 July 1997
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   K/7-1/15,16
Elevation:   46.59-46.00m.
Masl:   46-46.59m.
Deposit:   K 1:5
Lot:   Lot ΒΕ 2279
Basket:   71
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 71 (2002), p. 169, n. 71, fig. 14.
    Hesperia 68 (1999), p. 267, no. 18, fig. 17.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:Kerameikos V.1, Inv. 2155.
    Agora:Object:P 32913
References:   Publication: Hesperia 68 (1999)
Publication: Hesperia 71 (2002)
Report: 1997 Excavations
Images (4)
Deposit: K 1:5
Card: P 32912