Agora Object: ST 431
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   ST 431
Inventory Number:   ST 431
Section Number:   ΠΠ 380
Title:   Mortar and Pestle
Category:   ST Marble
Description:   Found one inside the other; both intact except for chip missing from one handle of mortar.
Mortar: shallow bowl on low raised base; on the rim, three lugs with finger mouldings, and a vestigial spout (no hole), set off from the wall outside by a raised triangle. Polished smooth inside and out; worn on the inside.
Pestle: in the shape of a large bent thumb; chisel marks prominent, except on the worn surface of the working end.
Context:   "Kitchen" in Building P, Room 3, S.E. corner.
Notebook Page:   1207
Negatives:   Leica, XXXIV-13
Dimensions:   H. (mortar) 0.055; Diam. (mortar) 0.27; L. (pestle) 0.115; W. (pestle) 0.10
Material:   Stone
Date:   22 March 1948
Section:   ΠΠ
Deposit:   B 17:1
Bibliography:   Hesperia 18 (1949), pl. 42, 2.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 18 (1949)
Deposit: B 17:1
Notebook: ΠΠ-4
Notebook: ΠΠ-7
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: ST 431