Agora Deposit: J 2:14
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Deposit
Name:   J 2:14
Title:   Well at the Northeast Corner of Classical Building
Category:   Well
Keyword:   Archaic-Classical
Description:   A well at the northeast corner of Classical Building, behind back wall. Dumped fill appears to have occurred as a single event as there are joining sherds throughout.
POU date ca. first half 5th c. B.C.; pottery in fill spans ca. last quarter 6th c.-430 B.C.; out of use ca. 430 B.C.
Contents:   Pottery primarily of the mid 5th c. with the latest sherds dating to just before the last quarter of the century. Two lesbian amphoras, ca. 430's B.C. Pottery includes much black glaze plus good examples of black figure and red figure, several lekythoi.
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013), p. 27, n. 66.
    Hesperia 72 (2003), pp. 250-254, figs. 10-15.
Chronology:   5th c. B.C.
Date:   11-30 June 1999
15-21 July 1999
12-19 July 2000
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   J/19,20-2/5,6
Elevation:   51.935-46.63m.
Masl:   46.63-51.935m.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 72 (2003)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013)
Report: 2000 Excavations
Report: 1999 Excavations
Report Page: 1999 Excavations, s. 6
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