[Agora Deposit] O 17:1: Early Roman Cistern

Early Roman, late 1st c. A.D. with some later fragments. Coins: 31 May 1938 #1-#12 1 June 1938 #1-#5 2 June 1938 #1-#2 ... Late 1st c. B.C.

[Agora Deposit] O 17:2: Dealer's Dump at 10/Θ

Dealer's Dump at 10/Θ. Debris filling beneath a modern house floor, apparently from the shop of an antiquities' dealer; otherwise unrelated to the Agora area. Compare similar dumps, K 14:1 and N 10:1 ... Modern context

[Agora Deposit] O 18:1: Well

The pottery of the first six meters (containers 1-3 of 117 containers total) contains a good deal of unglazed early Byzantine along with very late Roman. Below this begins a great mass of Roman pottery ... 4th-6th c. A.D. POU

[Agora Deposit] O 18:2: Hedgehog Well

A small square well at 37/ΚΑ (about 0.60x0.70m), on the north slope of the Areopagus. Curbed with rough stones. Filling of a small shallow well which contained nothing from the POU and since no water was ... Ca. 350-320 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] O 19:1: Well

Coins: 19 May 1938 #1 (illegible) 20 May 1938 #3-#5, #12-#20 (Dump) ... 4th-6th c. A.D.


[Agora Deposit] O 19:6: Roman Pithos at 38/ΛΔ

Roman Pithos at 38/ΛΔ. Cf. also Ψ734 (P 14037) from late pit at 41/ΛΓ ... Early to Middle Roman

[Agora Deposit] P 18:1: Well

It may perhaps be assumed that in the 5th c. the Romans cleaned the well to 25.30m., thus removing 2nd c. and subsequent fill, and then began to reuse the shaft. Coins 20 May 1938 #6 21 May 1938 #1 25 ... POU 1st c. and 5th-6th c. A.D.

[Agora Deposit] P 18:1.1: Upper fill

Containers 1-52. Top to 20.00m. = modern fill. Note a strong presence of W. Asia Minor (non-export-type) closed vessels here - did owner perhaps come from there? [JWH] Coins: 25 May 1938 #1-#2 ... Late Roman 5th-7th c. A.D.