Corinth Object: Z 36
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   Z 36
Category:   Miscellaneous
Category Code:   Z
Object Number:   36
Description:   Class D (Unpainted Ware) according to Blegen (Zygouries). Deep basin on a fairly small raised base with sides rising in an almost straight line to a thickened rim, which has been somewhat flattened on top. There are no handles, but in their stead appear two long horizontal lugs each with a projection near its ends. They seem not specially useful for anything but ornamental purposes, and even as such their value is not great.
Decoration:   May have been coated with a thin brownish wash of paint in and out
Material:   Light buff clay
Condition:   Complete or intact. Joined pieces (26) form complete vessel
Dimensions Actual:   H: 0.174; D: 0.305; D of base: 0.098
Period:   Early Helladic
Findspot Description:   Floor of the House of the Snailshells, Zygouries
Bibliography:   Zygouries page 110; fig 101, page 112
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Publication: Blegen, Zygouries: a prehistoric settlement ... 1928
Image: bw 1998 064 16
Image: bw 2004 024 25