Agora Object: Agora XXIX, no. 1504
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   Agora XXIX, no. 1504
Dimensions:   P.H. 17.8; rest. Diam. 18.7.
Chronology:   1st-century context
Deposit:   D 12:2, lower fill
Published Number:   AV 29.1504
References:   Object: P 10900
P 10900 a

Neck and about half of shoulder preserved; partiallyrestored.

Convex shoulder with smooth transition to long, cylindrical neck.

Torus rim. Decoration in brown glaze: band on rim and at base of neck; broad band with two narrow bands above at angle of shoulder; on shoulder, wreath tied with square bow, syrinx, krater, wreath, bow of a third wreath. Hard, very micaceous, light brown fabric (7.5YR 6/4); very pale brown slip (10YR 8/3).

Same hand as 1521, with which it was found; musical instruments probably also appear on 1534. For syrinx cf. Bruneau 1970, no. 85.1, p. 487, fig. 140 (Argos); Antioch IV, i, p. 28, fig. 8:21; SwCyprusExp IV, iii, fig. 28:5; AA [JdI 22] 1907, no. 16, cols. 137--139, fig. 9 (Kertch). Other musical instruments are common: Leroux 1913, nos. 6, 66, 70, pp. 17--18, 37--38, 40--41 (Delos, Cyrenaica); Délos XXVII, D 105, p. 252, pl. 44; BCH 78, 1954, p. 221, fig. 5 (Delos); Bruneau 1970, no. 59.29, p. 471, figs. 87, 88 (Argos); AvP XI, ii, no. 101, p. 72, pl. 43:3 (Pergamon); Bohtz and Albert 1975, no. 4, p. 507, fig. 36 (Pergamon); CVA, Sèvres [France 13], p. 49, pl. 24 [553]:25 (Benghazi).