Agora Object: B 455
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   B 455
Inventory Number:   B 455
Section Number:   Σ 1497
Title:   Lamp: Ithyphallic Figure
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Bearded figure wearing a short straight cloak from which the phallos which served as lamp nozzle projects.
Filling hole in top of head. Pierced at the temples with a small hole throught which passes a bronze wire knotted together at the top for suspension. From the back of the neck project two lugs, pierced horizontally.
Notes:   With coins for the day nos. 24-26.
Context:   Late Roman layer, with slight traces of burning.
Negatives:   Leica, LXVIII-76, LXVIII-77, LXVIII-78, 7-339, V-88, V-89
Dimensions:   H. 0.089; W. 0.032; Th. 0.070
Date:   11 May 1937
Section:   Σ
Grid:   Σ:21-25/ΝΘ
Elevation:   60.40m.
Masl:   60.4m.
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), no. 71.
    Hesperia 7 (1938), p. 356, fig. 44.
    Agora VI, p. 72, pl. 24, no. 904.
References:   Publication: Agora VI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 9 (1963)
Publication: Hesperia 7 (1938)
Publication Page: Agora 6, s. 104, p. 92
Images (7)
Card: B 455