Agora Object: L 6092
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   L 6092
Inventory Number:   L 6092
Section Number:   ΒΖ 878
Conservation Number:   4246
Title:   Mold Fragment for Lamp with Graffito
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Mould for the bottom part of Attic Alpha Globule lamp. Nozzle, half of base and part of wall preserved. Very flaky at edges.
Base with letter A (partially preserved) inscribed between two circular grooves. Wall with regular punctures for the globules. Curved groove to define the nozzle. Exterior wall inscribed with large letters: OYO (?) and Γ Γ .
Orange clay, dark red slip on exterior.
Some earth removed from interior of lamp is kept with the object.
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Context:   Room K, deposit in SW corner.
Handling:   In small plastic box in Ethafoam.
Should not be handled directly as two sides are friable. Should be kept in small box in Ethafoam.
Notebook Page:   6121
Dimensions:   P.L. 0.081; P.W. 0.065; P.Th. 0.017
Date:   18 July 2002
Section:   ΒΖ
Grid:   J/18,19-1/13,14
Elevation:   53.41m.
Masl:   53.300m.
Deposit:   J 1:5
Lot:   Lot ΒΖ 1336
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Hesperia 76 (2007), p. 645, fig. 21.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 76 (2007)
Report: 2002 Excavations
Images (6)
Deposit: J 1:5
Card: L 6092
Card: L 6092