[Agora Report] 1947 ΠΠ: Section ΠΠ 1947 Season Preliminary Report

Arthur W. Parsons Margaret Crosby ... The early part of the excavation season in Section ΠΠ was concerned almost exclusively with the removal of the Asteroskopiou Street, a road going back to the 1st or 2nd century A.D. The work of the remainder ... 28 Apr-11 Aug 1947

[Agora Object] A 1238: Antefix and Cover Tile: Plastic

The cover tile mended from several pieces; small fragments missing; the full dimensions preserved. Elaborate relief decoration on the antefix: palmette, Medusa mask, and scrolls. Coarse gritty red clay; ... 23 June 1947


[Agora Object] A 1276: Capital Fragment: Ionic

About half preserved, lengthwise; surface in good condition except for chips. Small capital, coarsely made. The marble either Hymettian or low-grade Pentelic. On floor strosis. 487 Leica, 95-5-4, 94-55-5, ... 14 July 1947

[Agora Object] B 808: Weight : Six Drachmas

Small rectangle of bronze, inscribed on both sides, obverse and reverse. Asteroskopeion Street, modern fill. Leica ... 16 June 1947


[Agora Object] G 276: Bowl Fragment

Fragment from near lower part of wall. Incised decoration of rather large pentagons and hexagons, each with a double outline. Silvery iridescent glass. Mud brick layer south of Roman house B, room 1. 6th ... 25 June 1947


[Agora Object] G 277: Fragmentary Cup

Mended from two pieces. About half the body and base preserved; the rim broken away, also the lower edge of the foot. Small high flaring base, reverse-curved, set off from wall by a moulded ring. Deep ... 24 June 1947


[Agora Object] G 282: Bowl Fragment

Piece from rim and wall of a very heavy-walled moulded bowl. Plain rim slightly out-turned; below, the start of a broad rib or petal. Deep amber glass, heavily oxidized. N.S. Trench II, inside elliptical ... 7 July 1947


[Agora Object] G 288: Jug

Neck, lip and part of shoulder preserved. Band handle, from below lip to shoulder, missing. Round mouth with rounded flaring lip, set off by a ridge below. Narrow neck; short shoulder, rounding to nearly ... 15 July 1947