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[Object]  B 96: Ornament

An inscribed ornament in the shape of a bird. One of the feet of the bird is missing. The bird faces right and is carrying a curiously shaped object on his back. At the back is a projecting piece of bronze ... 12 April 1933

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[Object]  B 152: Weight

The back is scooped out. On the obverse, an owl, standing left, his head facing, crudely incised. 1/6 mina. Modern fill. Leica, 4-201, 4-214, XXXIX-48 ... 28 February 1934

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[Object]  B 650: Peacock

Small peacock, cast in two halves, which have separated. Tha tail, which was set in , is missing, and there is a hole in the middle of the breast. Wings ornamented with two rows of small incised concentric ... 25 April 1939

[Object]  B 1388: Bridle Piece

Intact. Bridle attachment in the shape of a bird facing right. The eye is shown by a round relief circle. On the body the letters for Constans II. Three attachment holes, one at neck, one at tail and one ... Card: 662-663 A.D.

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[Object]  BI 511: Carved Ivory Pyxis

Broken and split into many pieces, but largely complete; one side slightly higher than the other. A cylindrical box, tapering very slightly toward the top. The flat lid is held in place by a projecting ... 26 May 1939

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[Object]  G 549: Faience Hawk

Broken in twelve pieces. Hawk standing on flat plinth. PIerced on back for suspension. Cream colored body with slightly glossy surface, brownish and greenish in color. Stone-curbed pit to north of Altar ... 30 March 1957

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[Object]  L 727: Lamp Fragment

Fragment from rim and body. From a large lamp. The rim is plain, with a broad panel, on which is an owl, in relief, left, the head facing. Traces of a thin red wash (?). Light red clay. Type XXVIII of ... 9 March 1933

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[Object]  P 183: Plate Fragments with Sgraffito Decoration

Plate fragment with sgraffito, large bird. a) From center of plate, depicts large portion of wing; in field, tendrils. b) From rim, with head of large bird (eagle?); in field to left, tendrils. Yellow ... 1931

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[Object]  P 434: Bowl Fragment with Sgraffito Decoration

Ring foot, most of the central medallion and the start of the curving sides of a bowl. In the medallion, a small bird, with long beak and claws, and extensive tail, facing right; small branch in front; ... 28 March 1932

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[Object]  P 1416: Bowl Fragment with Sgraffito Decoration: Bird

Mended from four fragments; the bottom and nearly half the sides preserved. On the inside fine highly iridescent cream glaze, peeled off in three spots from contact with tripod in kiln; sgraffito bird, ... 24 February 1933