Agora Object: B 1182
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   B 1182
Inventory Number:   B 1182
Section Number:   ΠΠ 1007
Title:   Candelabrum Top
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τμήμα χάλκινου λυχνοστάτη με ένθετη αργυρή φυτική διακόσμηση 3ος αι. μ.Χ.
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Two pieces of upper part of a candelabrum.
Topmost has leaf pattern directly below flaring rim. Below this is zone of inlaid silver leaves and stems with berrils of silver and some other inlay now missing.
Knob has six bosses, in the panels between which are relief boukrania.
Hole in bottom for attachment with second piece. Lower portion has remains of attachment on top, to fit with the other piece (?).
Convex moulding in center and below this a widely flaring piece, concave beneath.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Τμήμα λυχνοστάτου, με αργυρή επίθετη, φυτική διακόσμηση. Αποτελείται από δύο συνενούμενα τμήματα.
Context:   South house, room 12, N.W. quadrant, strosis with burning above pebble mosaic.
Handling:   Stoa Gallery Case
Notebook Page:   2327, 2416
Negatives:   Leica, color slide, 80-167, 80-485
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.073; H. (including stem) 0.095, (bowl) 0.06
Material:   Copper alloy, silver
Date:   9 May 1956
Section:   ΠΠ
Grid:   ΠΠ:8/ΙΘ
Deposit:   B 15:5
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), fig. 73.
    Hesperia 26 (1957), p. 101.
    Agora VII, pp. 199-200, no. 2944, pl. 48.
References:   Publication: Agora VII
Publication: AgoraPicBk 9 (1963)
Publication: Hesperia 26 (1957)
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 228, p. 212
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 239, p. 223
Images (17)
Deposit: B 15:5
Notebook: ΠΠ-12
Notebook: ΠΠ-13
Notebook Page: ΠΠ-12-69 (pp. 2327-2328)
Notebook Page: ΠΠ-13-14 (pp. 2415-2416)
Card: B 1182
Card: B 1182