Agora Object: Agora XXIX, no. 1765
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   Agora XXIX, no. 1765
Dimensions:   Max. p. dim. 6.2; L. of plate 3.7, W. of plate 4.4.
Published Number:   AV 29.1765
References:   Object: P 1918
Handle.

Handle plate, upper part of handle, and part of wall preserved.

Vessel probably contracted in to a neck, then flared out to rim.

Broad, flaring handle plate with concave sides, a dolphin leaping left in relief on top. Strap handle. Trace of white paint on strap, below plate. Slightly micaceous, reddish yellow fabric (5YR 6/6); metallic brownish black glaze.

Cf. Brock and Young 1949, no. 1, p. 67, pl. 22:10, identified there as Pergamene (Siphnos), and, in cooking ware, Pagenstecher 1913, no. 6, p. 154, fig. 167 (brazier lug). Fabric similar to that of 1703 and 1766.