Agora Object: B 883
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   B 883
Inventory Number:   B 883
Section Number:   ΝΝ 4937
Title:   Statuette of Harpokrates
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Base missing; figure mounted on modern wood base.
Standing figure, nude save for a goat skin which passes over his left shoulder.
Held in his left hand and resting along his left arm is a cornucopia which springs from a leafy calyx-like sheath and is topped with a large grape-cluster.
His right arm is bent, with the clasped fingers of the right hand held close to his chin.
His hair is dressed with a heavy broid along the crown, ringlets falling at the sides and the back and a single small curling lock at the center of the forehead.
Around the right arm near the shoulder, a thin groove, partly cover by a narrow flat band; ornament or join ?
Surface unusually good.
Context:   Well of Roman bath, bottom.
Notebook Page:   7569-7570
Negatives:   Leica, XXXIX-35, XXXV-67, 81-311
Dimensions:   H. 0.089
Chronology:   Card: 3rd A.D.
Date:   20 May 1949
Section:   ΝΝ
Grid:   ΝΝ:63/ΛΣΤ
Elevation:   -7.95--7.95m.
Masl:   -7.95m.
Deposit:   B 18:8
Bibliography:   Hesperia 90 (2021), p. 399, n. 112.
    Hesperia 83 (2014), pp. 164-165, no. 7, figs. 2, 18, 19.
    AgoraPicBk 3 (1959), fig. 63.
    Hesperia 19 (1950), pp. 332-333, pl. 106 a.
References:   Publications (4)
Images (10)
Deposit: B 18:8
Notebook: ΝΝ-38
Notebook: ΝΝ-40
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-38-91 (pp. 7570-7571)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-38-92 (pp. 7572-7573)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-40-34 (pp. 7858-7859)
Card: B 883