Agora Object: P 747
Inventory Number:   P 747
Section Number:   ΣΤ' 189
Title:   Bowl with Relief Head: West Slope
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Σκύφος με διακόσμηση δελφινιών και αμπέλου, και κεφαλή Πτολεμαίου στο έμβλημα 280 - 260 π.Χ.
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Mended from several fragments; nearly complete; restored in plaster. Outside, ridged from wheel, slopes to small ringed resting surface; no base.
Relief head in center inside: filleted male head turned slightly up and left; hellenistic portrait type.
Decoration in white and clay-colored paint on good black glaze, in zones around the head to the rim: three stripes (the innermost a colored groove); a band of spirals; a zone of grape clusters alternating with dolphins; a colored groove; an ivy wreath; another colored groove just within the rim.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Σκύφος κατηγορίας δυτικής κλιτύος. Αποτελείται από πολλά θραύσματα. Στο κέντρο φέρει ανάγλυφο κεφάλι Ελληνιστικού τύπου. Διακρίνεται ζώνη με παραστάσεις δελφινιών και φυτικά κοσμήματα.
Context:   Cistern.
Notebook Page:   571
Negatives:   Leica, 82-55-10, 82-55-11, 82-55-12, 83-11-1, 83-11-2, 83-11-7, 83-11-8, 2-230, color slide
Dimensions:   Diam. (rim) 0.172, (base) 0.033; H. 0.053
Date:   7 May 1932
Section:   ΣΤ'
Grid:   ΣΤ':63/ΚΓ
Deposit:   I 17:5
    H-I 16-17
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia 60 (1991), p. 81, no. 53, pl. 29.
    Forti (1965), Taf. V,6.
    Art and Archaeology 34 (January-February 1933), p. 26.
    ILN (25 June 1932).
    Agora XXIX, no. 333, fig. 21, pls. 33, 36.
References:   Publication: Agora XXIX
Publication: Hesperia 60 (1991)
Publication Page: Agora 29.1, s. 316, p. 277
Publication Page: Agora 29.1, s. 559, p. 520
Images (18)
Object: Agora XXIX, no. 333
Deposit: H-I 16-17
Deposit: I 17:5
Card: P 747
Card: P 747