Corinth Object: SF 1975 3
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   SF 1975 3
Category:   Sculpture
Category Code:   SF
Year:   1975
Object Number:   3
Description:   Leg of sphinx, poss. right, preserving outside half from ca. middle. with smooth outer contour, marked shin bone set off deep concavity on front, slight in back. Hollow, central hole D00.020, wall thickness 00.02-00.032. Outer surface polished. Probably from same sphinx as SF XXXX 1, SF 1975 4.
Material:   Core: pink clay with moderate amount black coarse inclusions. Surface: 203 mm thick fine clay fired hard yellow.
Munsell Color:   Core ca. 7.5YR 7/5 Surface near 2.5Y 8/5
Condition:   Fragment. Single frgt., broken all around.
Dimensions Actual:   W00.058 (bottom) W00.065 (top)
Dimensions Preserved:   H00.069
Period:   Archaic (7th-6th c.)
Area:   Temple Hill
Context:   NB632 B40 P10
Provenance:   Corinth
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Monument: Temple Hill
Image: bw 1985 008 10a
Basket: NB632 B40 P10
Notebook Page: NB 632, spread 10 (p. 10)