Agora Object: P 4955
Inventory Number:   P 4955
Section Number:   Β 1285
    Ζ 1663
Title:   Lid Fragments
Category:   Pottery
Description:   a) Part of a very large shallow conical lid, decorated outside with rays around handle-base, then bands and step-pattern. Interlacing incised palmettes, and dots between lines around outer edge.
Attic clay, slipped; dull black glaze, somewhat peeled. Unglazed inside.
b) Ζ 1663: Rim and outer part. Preserved is part of a large palmette with adjoining tendrils; around the edge a border of small solid squares between lines. Incision for the palmette. Black glaze much flaked.
Notes:   Second fragment from section Ζ; see notebook p. 2584.
Context:   Brown earth under road fill. 36-39/road test cut. Second fragment from N.E. corner of cemetery, layer II, stone packing in corner.
Negatives:   Leica, 82-57, 7-522
Dimensions:   Est. Diam. 0.046
Date:   11 March 1935, 28 May 1938
Section:   Β
Grid:   Β:36-37/Δ-Ε
Deposit:   F-G 12:1
Lot:   Lot Β 275
Period:   Protoattic
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939), no. B 81, p. 131, fig. 94.
    Agora VIII, no. 575.
References:   Publication: Agora VIII
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 111, p. 97
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 129, p. 115
Image: 2012.26.0254 (7-522)
Image: 2012.56.0070 (82-57)
Deposit: F-G 12:1
Lot: Β 275
Notebook: Β-8
Notebook: Ζ-14
Notebook: Ζ-15
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: P 4955