Agora Object: P 4956
Inventory Number:   P 4956
Section Number:   Β 1286
    Β 1431
    Ζ 1661
Title:   Oinochoe
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Lip, most of neck, handle, foot and large portions of body missing; restored in plaster. On neck, horizontal stripes; above base, spiral hooks. Broad figured zone with triple ground-line: two lions walking towards each other, a front paw raised. Filling ornament: groups of zigzags; diamond; vegetal ornament. Heads, teeth and tongue, paws, drawn in outline; muzzles stippled.
Pinkish buff clay, dull black to brown glaze, much peeled.
Restoration includes P 5284 (Β 1431).
Additional fragments found later in section Ζ (Ζ 1661):
a) Hind foot of left hand lion; diamond filler behind it; three lines and the tip of a spiral ray below.
b) Parts of three spiral rays and of three lines above; from back.
c) Parts of two spiral rays and of three lines above; from front.
Context:   Early earth fill under road. 36-40/road test cut. Additional fragments from N.E. corner of cemetery, layer II.
Negatives:   Leica, 82-12-23, 82-12-24, 82-12-25, 82-12-27, 82-12-28, V-10, V-11, 7-429
PD Number:   PD 421
Dimensions:   Est. Diam. 0.14; Rest. H. 0.175
Date:   11, 16 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 87 (2018), p. 652, n. 63.
    Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939), no. B 71, p. 134, fig. 98.
    Agora VIII, no. 401.
References:   Publication: Agora VIII
Publication: Hesperia 87 (2018)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 90, p. 76
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 130, p. 116
Drawing: PD 421 (DA 5058)
Images (15)
Deposit: F-G 12:1
Lot: Β 275
Notebook: Β-8
Notebook: Ζ-14
Notebook: Ζ-15
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: P 4956
Card: P 4956