Agora Deposit: D-E 15:1
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Deposit
Name:   D-E 15:1
Title:   Great Drain Fillings
Category:   Drain
Description:   Great Drain: fillings in south part of section; Martyrs I, II and III, all layers (essentially no difference in the layers).
Pottery sorted and recorded by H.A. Thompson 12 may 1950: "Having gone through some 40 tins of pottery saved from the three martyrs. ... Objects Γ 2648-Γ2656 were removed & catalogued. ... In view of the quantity of pottery & objects already recorded from the drain this pottery has been discarded."
Twenty-five stamped amphora handles; latest of 79 coins date in last quarter of 2nd c.; pottery closely similar to that in Thompson's Group E; two molds, one for long-petal bowl.
Contents:   Coins:
7 June 1939 #1-#13
8 June 1939 #1-#19
9 June 1939 #1-#19
10 June 1939 #1-#33
12 June 1939 #1-#22
Bibliography:   Agora IV, p. 237.
    Agora XXII, p. 98.
    Agora XXIX, p. 444.
    Agora XXXIII, pp. 350-351.
Chronology:   Second half of 2nd c. B.C.-Early 1st c. B.C.
Date:   7-13 June 1939
Section:   Γ
Grid:   E 15
    D 15
References:   Publications (4)
Publication Pages (18)
Objects (16)
Coins (7)