Agora Object: S 418
Inventory Number:   S 418
Section Number:   ΟΕ 7
Title:   Head Fragment of Figure in Helmet
Category:   Sculpture
Description:   Only a fragment from the head, and the eye of the left side, remain.
The helmet has a broad and heavy band across the brow, and over it short locks of hair curl. Above the band, a series of drill holes (seven preserved). In middle of crown another drill hole. Immediately in front of this hole, a shallow rectangular sinking. Abundant traces of yellow paint on helmet above band extending over the rectangular sinking.
Pentelic marble.
Joins fragment PN S 16 (lower part of face).
Context:   Found left by earlier excavators in area of S.W. building.
Negatives:   Leica, LXXV-22, 96-69-11, 96-69-12, 97-58-15a, 97-58-16a
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.21; Diam. (drill holes above band) 0.006, (drill hole in crown) ca. 0.013; D. (drill hole in crown) 0.05; W. (rectangular sinking) 0.043; L. (rectangular sinking) 0.035
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   27 January 1934
Section:   ΟΕ
Grid:   G-H 9-10
Bibliography:   Hesperia 78 (2009), pp. 483-484, figs. 2, 3.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 78 (2009)
Images (6)
Notebook: ΟΕ-1
Notebook Page: ΟΕ-1-11 (pp. 13-14)
Card: S 418