Agora Object: P 912
Inventory Number:   P 912
Section Number:   ΣΤ 740
Title:   Oinochoe
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Fragmentary; the body largely restored in plaster; no remains of neck or handle.
The low ring base is decorated with two narrow bands of reddish-brown paint; above this base, the broad rays rise for nearly half the height of the pot; two narrow stripes divide them from the shoulder panel: solid black in back, in front a large head of a lion, drawn in outline, the mane and a single projecting paw solid.
Pinkish clay. Paint lustrous black to brown.
ADDENDA A few small fragments added from B sherds [Summer 1935].
Context:   By rubble wall.
Negatives:   Leica, 2-369, 82-67
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.175, (base) 0.101; Rest. H. (to base of neck) 0.21
Date:   6 April 1932
Section:   ΣΤ
Grid:   ΣΤ:45-46/ΚΑ-ΚΒ
Elevation:   65.70m.
Masl:   65.7m.
Deposit:   H 17:4
Period:   Protoattic
Bibliography:   BSA 35 (1934-1935), pp. 190, 217, 194 (n. 5).
    Hesperia 2 (1933), p. 594, no. 214, fig. 61.
    Agora VIII, no. 551.
References:   Publication: Agora VIII
Publication: Hesperia 2 (1933)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 108, p. 94
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 128, p. 114
Images (4)
Deposit: H 17:4
Card: P 912