Agora Object: T 4610
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   T 4610
Inventory Number:   T 4610
Section Number:   ΒΖ 977
Excavation Number:   handler:2003:f:49
Title:   Plaque with Athena
Category:   Terracotta
Description:   Eight joining fragments and one non-joining preserve about three-quarters of plaque, broken away at bottom, one side, and most of top; fragment with torso missing from center.
Heavily draped winged Athena (?) in crested helmet stands facing left, holding her right arm out in front of her, with a cornucopia held behind her in her left hand (possibly a snake's head at the top of the cornucopia). Bow across front of torso; quiver (?) behind right shoulder.
Context:   Fill in Room G.
Handling:   Constructed a mount to house the artifact from coroplast, ethafoam, brass brads, and steel pins.
Notebook Page:   5353
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.181; P.W. 0.117; Th. 0.016
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   7 July 2003
Section:   ΒΖ
Grid:   J/10-1/15
Elevation:   52.795m.
Masl:   52.795m.
Lot:   Lot ΒΖ 1400
Basket:   handler:2003:b:16
Bibliography:   Hesperia 76 (2007), p. 643, fig. 17.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 76 (2007)
Report: 2003 Excavations
Images (5)
Card: T 4610