Agora Object: P 14655
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   P 14655
Inventory Number:   P 14655
Section Number:   ΜΜ 470
Title:   Lopas with Lid
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Casserole: rather less than half missing, with one handle; restored in plaster. Rounded bottom, short angular shoulder, high slightly flaring rim, turned out at upper edge, and flanged inside, for a lid. Horizontal handles set on shoulder and tilted up above rim.
Lid: shallow, domed, with a small plain knob.
Gritty red cooking pot fabric.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   "Foundary Pit", N-S cut on 50m. line, area of Stoa, layer VII, with slag. Second quarter of 4th. c. B.C., ca. 375-350 B.C.
Handling:   Since the base is a convex surface the casserole tends to roll. It should be supported to prevent this movement and should be placed on a cushioned surface. The casserole should not be picked up from its handles.
Notebook Page:   1062, 1223 ff.
Negatives:   Leica, 81-167, 81-625
Dimensions:   H. (to rim) 0.09; Diam. (rim) 0.226, (lid) 0.19
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   10 March 1939
Section:   ΜΜ
Deposit:   E 2:3
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Pedley (2012), p. 285, fig. 8.55.
    Camp (1986), p. 137.
    JHS 82 (1962), pl. VI, 5, right.
    AgoraPicBk 1 (1958), fig. 44, left above.
    Agora XII, no. 1963, pl. 95.
    Agora XXXI, p. 148.
References:   Publication: Agora XII
Publication: Agora XXXI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 1 (1958)
Publication Page: Agora 12.2, s. 37, p. 410
Images (7)
Object: Agora XII, no. 1963
Deposit: E 2:3
Notebook: ΜΜ-6
Notebook: ΜΜ-7
Notebook Page: ΜΜ-6-36 (pp. 1061-1062)
Notebook Page: ΜΜ-7-16 (pp. 1222-1223)
Notebook Page: ΜΜ-7-24 (pp. 1238-1239)
Card: P 14655
Card: P 14655