Agora Object: BI 1221
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   BI 1221
Inventory Number:   BI 1221
Section Number:   ΒΖ 1203
Excavation Number:   handler:2005:f:12
Title:   Bone Spoon
Category:   Bone and Ivory
Description:   Intact but for a small chip at spoon.
Shaft, circular in section, flares to a narrow grooved spoon. Opposite end tapers to a very thin point.
Well polished bone. Greenish tint with dark discoloration at center.
Context:   Fill in Roman Room B, south of the drain.
Handling:   Handle with care.
Avoid moisture.
Notebook Page:   7033
Dimensions:   L. 0.106; W. (spoon) 0.0055
Material:   Bone
Date:   20 June 2005
Section:   ΒΖ
Grid:   J/12-2/5
Elevation:   52.846m.
Masl:   52.846m.
Lot:   Lot ΒΖ 1563
Basket:   handler:2005:b:10
Bibliography:   Hesperia 76 (2007), pp. 641-642, fig. 16.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 76 (2007)
Image: 2008.17.0250
Card: BI 1221