Corinth Object: Z 585
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   Z 585
Title:   LID
Category:   Miscellaneous
Category Code:   Z
Object Number:   585
Description:   Squat conical lid with a flat loop handle at the apex of the cone. The diameter would allow it to fit on the cooking pots found in the same room (see Z 126-127). The handle was very carelessly placed without regard to the exact center of the lid. There is no hole for the escape of steam.
Decoration:   None.
Material:   Brick-red clay
Condition:   Complete profile. Most of rim missing, RIP
Dimensions Actual:   H: 0.09; D: 0.191
Period:   Late Helladic III
Findspot Description:   Room 13, Potter's Shop, Zygouries
Bibliography:   Zygouries page 159; fig 154 left, page 160
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Publication: Blegen, Zygouries: a prehistoric settlement ... 1928
Image: bw 2002 048 22