transport amphora / handle
Neck and rising flattened handle to moderate turn of a transport amphora. Clay fine accreted. Rectangular stamp.
- 240 BC - 220 BC
- Made in: Rhodes
- Height: 9.7 centimetres (Max preserved)
- Height: 2.4 centimetres (Handle)
- Width: 4.1 centimetres (Handle)
- Height: 1.1 centimetres (Stamp)
- Width: 2.8 centimetres (Stamp)
Inscription Typecontrol mark
Inscription Positiontop of handle
Inscription ContentΜενανδρ̣| Παναμο
Inscription CommentRhodian fabricant.
Ink and pencil '1350,2'; pencil, reading An example from the same die is in the Benaki collection, Alexandria Museum. Name Menandros
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA71276
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