Agora Object: IL 2003
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   IL 2003
Inventory Number:   IL 2003
Section Number:   ΒΖ 1335
Excavation Number:   handler:2006:f:59
Title:   Iron Smithing Hearth Bottom
Category:   Iron and Lead
Description:   Complete?
Half sphere-shaped lump of iron slag, formed during iron smithing and removed during cleaning. Rounded side is relatively smooth. Three more slag hearth bottoms kept in lot BZ 1558.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Fill on west side of Roman Room A.
Notebook Page:   7113
Dimensions:   Diam. 0.130; P.H. ca. 0.065
Material:   Iron
Date:   19 July 2005
Section:   ΒΖ
Grid:   J/10,12-2/1,2
Elevation:   52.498-52.167m.
Masl:   52.167-52.498m.
Basket:   handler:2005:b:44
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013), p. 65, n. 32.
References:   Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013)
Image: 2009.06.0540
Image: 2009.06.0541
Image: 2006.01.0084
Card: IL 2003