[Agora Publication] AgoraPicBk 9 (1963): Lamps from the Athenian Agora

Perlzweig, J ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... At night, the darkness of the ancient Agora would have been pierced by the lights of oil lamps, and thousands of fragments of these distinctive objects have been found. This booklet presents the development ... 1963 ... 9


[Agora Notebook Page] Η'-11-9 (pp. 1963-1964)

Stamped Amphora Handle: Thasian ... Η'-11 1963, 1964 SS 8157 SS 8157 ... 11 Jun 1938 ... 1963, 1964


[Agora Object] L 2224: Lamp

Pierced side knob; watch-shaped body. Raised base. Scraped groove around filling hole. Wheel made. Rich red glaze all over, except on underside of base. Type IX (clamshell variety) of Corinth collection, ... 6 April 1936 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), cover.


[Agora Object] L 1621: Lamp

Chipped at lip of infundibulum; end of nozzle broken. This curious object has a flat bottom, a squat body, with a rather long nozzle. Instead of a filling hole it has a vase-like neck with a flaring lip ... 2 February 1935 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), cover.

[Agora Object] L 3633: Lamp: Maker's Mark

Intact. Deep watch-shaped body; decoration in relief on its top; a leaf and shield on either side. Small concave discus, set off from the top by a groove. Triangular nozzle; double-rolled handle, rising ... 30 December 1938 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), cover.


[Agora Object] BI 292: Bone Stylus

Thick heavy stylus with a point at one end, a paddle at the other. Well G. Leica ... 28 May 1936 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), no. 8.

[Agora Object] B 1247: Lamp

Complete except for small fragments. Vertical wall; flat bottom; one open nozzle. Vertical strap handle rising from one side. Behind north end of Stoa of Attalos, beneath modern house at 44 Hadrian street ... 1959 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), fig. 127.


[Agora Object] L 1612: Lamp

Round flat base, outward flaring side wall, trefoil body like the mouth of an oinochoe. Nozzle unbridged. No trace of handle. Brownish wash. Coarse red clay with bits. Τροχοποίητος λύχνος, Βυζαντινών χρόνων ... 23 November 1934 ... AgoraPicBk 9 (1963), fig. 3.