Agora Object: P 8985
Inventory Number:   P 8985
Section Number:   ΚΚ 1090
Title:   Red Figure Pyxis Lid Fragments
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Two fragments, one preserving about one-quarter of the lid, the other part of the edge only. Knob broken away. Edge chipped. Lid slightly convex on top, with overhanging edge set at an acute angle to the top. Decoration on the vertical face of the edge: maeander broken by cross-squares. On the top: large slanting palmettes with enclosing tendrils. Around the knob: tongues. Underneath: the edge reserved; inside glazed, then reserved with two glaze rings. Relief contours for the palmette pattern. Careful work.
Context:   Pit with marble chips.
Notebook Page:   117
Negatives:   Leica, XX-88
PD Number:   PD 2261
Dimensions:   Est. Diam. 0.11
Date:   22-24 February 1936
Section:   ΚΚ
Grid:   ΚΚ:4-6/ΞΗ
Deposit:   C 9:6
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 5 (1941), p. 136, fig. 63.
    Agora XXX, no. 1007, pl. 97.
References:   Publication: Agora XXX
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 5 (1941)
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 293, p. 274
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 392, p. 373
Publication Page: Agora 30, s. 535
Image: 2012.51.0517 (XX-88)
Image: 2000.01.1180 (Leica P 8985)
Object: Agora XXX, no. 1007
Deposit: C 9:6
Notebook: ΚΚ-1
Notebook: ΚΚ-3
Notebook: ΚΚ-8
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: P 8985
Card: P 8985