Agora Object: B 433
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   B 433
Inventory Number:   B 433
Section Number:   ΛΛ 800
Title:   Lamp Guard
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Τμήμα ανθεμωτής λαβής χάλκινου λύχνου 1ος αι. μ.Χ.
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Broken off at the bottom; the tip bent over.
A large acanthus leaf, from which spring spirals, forming an elaborate open-work palmette-shaped ornament.
Coarse incision for details. At the top, a bud-like tip; at the heart of the acanthus, an applied, spirally coiled snake.
The back plain, with traces of attachment at back.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Προστάτης λαβής σε σχήμα φύλλου ακάνθου, χάλκινου λύχνου.
Context:   Disturbed floor of room 25.
Late Roman.
Handling:   Glvoes
Notebook Page:   902
Negatives:   Leica, Color slide
Dimensions:   H. (as bent) 0.092; W. 0.098
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   19 April 1937
Section:   ΛΛ
Grid:   ΛΛ:103/ΝΑ
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), no. 72.
    Agora VII, p. 199, no. 2943, pl. 48.
References:   Publication: Agora VII
Publication: AgoraPicBk 9 (1963)
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 228, p. 212
Publication Page: Agora 7, s. 239, p. 223
Images (4)
Notebook: ΛΛ-5
Notebook Page: ΛΛ-5-56 (pp. 902-903)
Notebook Page: ΛΛ-5-73 (pp. 936-937)
Notebook Page: ΛΛ-5-106
Card: B 433
Card: B 433