- Museum number
Pottery amphora for oil with "SOS" type decoration around the neck.
- Production date
- 600BC (circa)
Height: 68.58 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Johnson and Jones 1978 was the first definitive study of this type of vessel, while Pratt 2015 provides an update (with previous references) to this date.
Johnston A. and Jones R.E. 1978, 'The 'SOS' Amphora', Annual of the British School at Athens 73, 103-141 esp. p. 115 no. 3.
Pratt C 2015, 'The 'SOS' amphora: An update', Annual of the British School at Athens 110, 213-46.
- On display (G69)
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: JF83 (Unpublished catalogue number)