Agora Object: P 4883
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   P 4883
Inventory Number:   P 4883
Section Number:   Β 1262
Title:   Pyxis with Lid
Category:   Pottery
Description:   The body intact; the lid mended from two pieces, about a third and the handle missing.
a) Round pyxis with low ring foot, convex side wall, and flange inside rim to receive lid; flange and lid pierced for tying. On body: black band above foot, two narrow bands, zigzag between bands, two narrow bands, hatched maeander running left, two narrow bands, zigzag, three narrow bands. Bottom: flower with four herringbone leaves, many-pointed stars between the leaves.
b) Lid: round, nearly flat lid. Three narrow bands around edge, then row of dots, three narrow bands, row of dots, three narrow bands, wide band, two narrow bands; wide band at base of handle.
Slipped; dull black glaze.
Context:   Grave 10.
Negatives:   Leica, 7-515
PD Number:   PD 2774-57
Dimensions:   Diam. a) 0.196, b) 0.172; H. a) 0.102
Date:   5 March 1935
Section:   Β
Grid:   Β:35/Θ
Elevation:   55.56m.
Masl:   55.56m.
Deposit:   G 12:11
Period:   Geometric
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939), no. XVI 2, p. 75, fig. 49.
    Agora XXXVI, no. T59-2, pp. 387-390, fig. 2.276.
References:   Publication: Agora XXXVI
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 2 (1939)
Publication Page: Agora 8, s. 129, p. 115
Images (4)
Deposit: G 12:11
Notebook: Β-8
Notebook Page: Β-8-46 (pp. 1470-1471)
Card: P 4883
Card: P 4883