[Agora Deposit] M 17:1: Well

Use filling of middle of 1st to late 6th c. (Roman Group M); dumped filling of 9th and 10th c. Down to a depth of about 21.00m. the fill of the well contained very few objects, the latest of them being ... 1st-6th c. A.D.

[Agora Deposit] M 17:1.11: Well

Containers 14-16 ... 6th c. A.D.


[Agora Image] 2000.02.0978 (Slide Sheet: 32:02)

Objects found in a Roman well (Deposit M 17:1): from left to right, miniature kantharos (P 9914), small unglazed cup (P 9916), unfinished marble statuette (S 903), wide-mouthed jug (P 10047) and small ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1 Jun 2000


[Agora Image] 2000.02.0979 (Slide Sheet: 32:03)

Objects found in a Roman well (Deposit M 17:1): lamps (left, L 2915; right, L 2914), pear-shaped jug (P 9798) and marble pestle (ST 185) ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1 Jun 2000

[Agora Object] BI 428: Bone Counter

Intact. A small circular disk, moulded on one face. On the smooth face, a graffito. Well, container 107. Leica, LIX-60 ... 15 April 1937


[Agora Object] B 2092: Handle Attachments from Bucket

Handle attachments for bucket; two fragments, a and b. Both handle attachments are thicker around holes for attachment of handle and thinner at bucket wall. Maximum diameter of hole is 0.014 for each ... 14 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11552: Lid

Practically intact. Roughly made with knob at center of top; underside convex. Buff clay, soapy. Unglazed. Well, container 7. Leica, LXIII-84 ... 2 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 11553: Amphora

Lower half only preserved. Bottom rounded; body ribbed. Orange clay with black particles. Previously North Basement-Jar Fragments, Block XIIIA. Well, containers 7 and 8 (plus fragments from containers ... 2 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11554: Storage Amphora

One handle and fragments of mouth and body missing. Concave bottom; ovoid body; triangular lip; rolled handles. Hard clay, gray at surface and at core. Several large "blisters" on body, inside and out ... 2 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11555: Amphora

Foot and fragments of body missing; restored in plaster. Body and neck ribbed; handle ridge below lip; rising ridged handles. Clay a rather gritty orange-brown. Type noted as S. Phoenician (Akko-Tyre ... 2 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 11556: Amphora with Paint Decoration

Part of one handle and fragments of body missing; restored in plaster. Broad round bottom; low straight neck; two vertical ring handles. Ribbing on body, most prominent above and below. Decoration in ... 2 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 11557: Amphora with Paint Decoration

Mouth, one handle and stubs of other, and one side of body down to curve for bottom, preserved. Shape, decoration and fabric as P 11556 (Φ 489). Well, most fragments from containers 11, 12, 13 (but some ... 2 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 11558: Storage Amphora with Dipinto

Body with fragments missing, preserved up to shoulder. Bottom pointed; elongated ovoid body, lower part plain. Horizontal grooves on upper part of body. On shoulder, part of red dipinto preserved: Brownish-red ... 2 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11603: Amphora

Fragments of body missing; restored in plaster. Bulging lip, ridged; two small vertical handles; ribbed body. Buff clay. Unglazed. Well, containers 67-77, middle to second half 3rd. c. A.D. Leica, LXIII-81 ... 7 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11604: Decanter Fragment with Paint Decoration

Base and lower part of body of a closed pot on ring foot (decanter? oinochoe?). Around body, a sort of leaf pattern in brownish glaze with added white. Below this, a row of small brown circles with white ... 7 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 11610: Jug

Fragments of body missing; restored in plaster. Ring foot; plump round body; neck larger above than below, and slightly bulging; flat projecting lip; band handle with shallow groove, from neck, rising ... 7 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 9890: Jug with Paint Decoration (Motto Mug)

Mended from many fragments; base and much of body missing. Shape as P 9892 (Φ 294). On body, painted in large white letters: Thin dull black glaze, dark to light brown. ADDENDA Base added from sherds ... 6 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 9891: Plate

Mended from many pieces; fragments of rim and body missing. Plate of typical shape, with steep but not straight sides and plain rim. Red clay and glaze. Surface rather damaged within. Late Roman A Plate ... 6 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 9903: Jug with Paint Decoration (Motto Mug)

Mended from many fragments; pieces of lip, body and handle missing. Shape as P 9892 (Φ 294). Around the pot, in large white letters (faded), starting and ending at handle: Reddish to brown glaze, badly ... 6-7 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 9904: Jug with Paint Decoration (Motto Mug)

Mended from many fragments; pieces of body missing. Shape as P 9903 (Φ 306). Decoration of curving lines and dots in added white (faded). Dark red glaze. Well, containers 63-75. Leica, LXIII-76 ... 6-7 April 1937

[Agora Object] P 9905: Jug with Paint Decoration (Motto Mug)

Mended from many fragments; base and some of body missing. Shape as P 9904 (Φ 307). White letters (faded) around pot: Brownish-red clay. Light brownish glaze. Well, containers 72-81, one in 89, one ... 7 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 10058: Two-Handled Cup

Fragments of rim and body missing. A straight-sided cup with two vertical handles and a small heavy low ring foot. Thin black to rust-colored glaze on interior; very thin light brownish glaze, almost ... 15 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 10059: Bowl with Graffito

Mended from a number of pieces; fragments of keeled rim missing. Small low ring foot. Under foot, a graffito: Buff clay, rather like "Attic". Orange-red glaze, quite firm. Cf. Agora XXXII, no. 778 ... 15 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 10060: Unguentarium

Chip of lip missing; otherwise intact. Small flat bottom; elongated globular body; long neck. Thin dark glaze around mouth inside and out. Exterior otherwise unglazed. Δακρυδόχος (Unguentarium). Λείπει ... 15 April 1937


[Agora Object] P 10061: Unguentarium

Shape as P 10060 (Φ 379). Unglazed(?). Exterior stained in part gray. ADDENDA P 10060: Small flat bottom; elongated globular body; long neck. Δακρυδόχος (Unguentarium). Φέρει ίχνη βαφής. Well, container ... 15 April 1937


[Agora Object] L 3209: Lamp Fragment

Part of top only preserved. On discus, rosette; on rim, wavy grooves. Handle unpierced, two grooves above. Unglazed. Red clay. Type XXVIII of Corinth collection. Well. Container 13. Leica, LIX-68 ... 2 April 1937

[Agora Object] L 3212: Lamp Fragment

Three joining fragments preserve part of rim and discus. On discus, Eros (?) wing and part of drapery preserved. On rim, rosettes of raised dots; panels. Unglazed. Pale brittle buff clay. Type XXVII of ... 7 April 1937


[Agora Publication Page] Agora 4, s. 252, p. 242

Type 25 A Prime; Globular Bodies; Thick Bases; Unglazed. Type 25 D Prime; Flat Tops; Heavy Bases; Unglazed. Type 27 A; Small Lamps with Central Tubes; Small Blunt Nozzles; Flat Rims. Type 29 A; Lamps with ... Agora 4 242 I 9:1 M 17:4 F-G 12:1 H 12:9 M 18:1 I 14:1 M 20:1 I 16:4 M 20:3 I 16:5 M 21:1 I 17:2 J 14:3 N 7:3 J 18:4 N 18:2 N 18:3 J 18:8 N 18:6 M 11:3 N 19:1 M 17:1 ... Middle of 1st A.D.


[Agora Publication Page] Agora 6, s. 67, p. 55

Well. Agora 5, M 135, p. 96, pl. 48. Pit. Drain. Hesperia, 2, 1933, p. 198, fig. 4 ... Agora 6 55 C 20:1 M 17:1 Q 13:1 E 5:4 ... 1st half 3rd A.D.


[Agora Publication Page] Agora 6, s. 72, p. 60

Cistern. Pit. Hesperia, 4, 1935, p. 338, fig. 25. A.J.A., XXXVII, 1933, p. 548, fig. 8. Agora 5, K 136, p. 71. Miniature Sculpture, fig. 76. Dump. Other. Fill. Hesperia, 2, 1933, p. 193. Well. Agora 5, ... Agora 6 60 A 14:2 Q 15:1 L-M 11-12:1 H-I 12:1 D 6:2 I 12:1 H-I 7-8:1 M 17:1 D 4:1 ... 2nd half 3rd A.D.


[Agora Report Page] 1937 Φ, s. 8

Roman Period; Roman House. Well ... 1937 Φ P 9328 T 1345 T 1346 T 1347 Φ:1937.0401:4 N 70784 M 17:1


[Agora Report Page] 1957 Excavations Φ, Χ, Ψ, s. 5

Young, Hesperia XX, 1951, pp. 111-112. Well ... 1957 Excavations Φ, Χ, Ψ L 5298 P 25925 P 25926 M 18:10 M 17:1


[Agora Report] 1937 Φ: Section Φ Season of 1937

Eugene Vanderpool ... In antiquity the area included in Section Φ lay outside the Agora proper and were apparently occupied only by houses and small buildings. The earliest period of which any considerable remains were found ... 25 Jan-17 Jun 1937


[Agora Report] 1957 Excavations Φ, Χ, Ψ: Sections Φ, Χ, Ψ, April-June 1957

A. L. Boegehold ... Three private dwellings, already known from the preliminary excavation of 1937, formed the major themes of the investigation this year: Southwest House, Polygonal House and Late Roman House and Water Channel ... 10 Mar-12 Aug 1957


[Agora Report] 1958 Φ: Excavation Report 1958

Dorothy Burr Thompson ... This report covers the excavations in the southwestern side of Section Φ and in the area under Aischanes Street. The section had been excavated down to the Classical level in the previous season. Part ... 12 Mar-15 May 1958


[Agora Publication] Greek Lamps and Their Survivals

Howland, R. H ... American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... The author has used the trustworthy chronological data supplied by the scientific excavation of “closed deposits” at the Athenian Agora to build a continuous series of lamp types from the 7th century B.C ... 1958


[Agora Publication] Terracottas and Plastic Lamps of the Roman Period

Grandjouan, C ... American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... The volume contains a short introduction, a classification by types, a critical catalogue, a register of the dated contexts, concordances and indexes, and an excursus by T. B. L. Webster on the theatrical ... 1961