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[Agora Image] Animal bones from pyre, deposit J 3:7.

Craig Mauzy ... For Lynn Snyder, fig. a. Raw files in Unworked - Projects - 2009.01. - Animal bones Horizontal (normal) ... 16 Sep 2003

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[Agora Image] Animal bones from pyre, deposit J 3:7.

Craig Mauzy ... For Lynn Snyder, fig. b. Raw files in Unworked - Projects - 2009.01. - Animal bones Horizontal (normal) ... 16 Sep 2003

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[Agora Image] Animal bones from pyre, deposit J 3:7.

Craig Mauzy ... For Lynn Snyder, fig. b. Raw files in Unworked - Projects - 2009.01. - Animal bones Horizontal (normal) ... 16 Sep 2003

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[Agora Image] Animal bones from pyre, deposit J 3:7.

Craig Mauzy ... For Lynn Snyder, fig. b. Raw files in Unworked - Projects - 2009.01. - Animal bones Horizontal (normal) ... 16 Sep 2003

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[Agora Image] Pyre, Room 1, below floor. From the north.

AMS south 9398 Horizontal (normal) ... 20 Jun 2001

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[Agora Image] Pyre, Room 1, below floor. From the west.

AMS east 9398 Horizontal (normal) ... 20 Jun 2001

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[Agora Object] L 6075: Lamp

Missing horizontal strap handle. Body in one piece except for one chip. Offset base, rising to low cone inside. Straight walls slightly angled in toward top. Groove around center hole. Long flat nozzle, ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] MC 1681: Unbaked Clay Pellets

Two globular pellets. Light brown fabric. Pyre beneath floor of Classical Building II, Room 1 ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34050: Lid

Complete. Mended from two fragments. White concretions. Slightly domed. Irregular shape, hastily made. Handmade pyramidal knob. Ash inside. Micaceous dull orange cooking fabric with white coarse inclusions ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34051: Chytridion

Intact except for a chip at rim. Rounded base, high shoulder. Thickened outward-turning rim. Strap handle rising above rim. Red-orange cooking fabric fired orange to gray-black. Large white lime inclusions ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34052: Chytridion

Mended from 5 pieces. Complete except for a gap in body and chip at rim. Dent in side wall. Rounded base, high shoulder. Thickened outward-turning rim. Strap handle at level of rim. Light orange fabric, ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34053: Chytridion

Missing about one-fifth of body, handle and half of rim. Mended from five fragments. One loose rim fragment (b). Squat body, slightly rounded base. High thin flaring rim. Orange fabric, fired brown ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34054: Lopadion

Complete. Mended from four fragments. Warped at rim. Rounded base, upper body almost straight. Rounded lip. Pronounced flange inside. Small pinched handle raising above rim. Wide brush line of dark orange ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34055: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Intact. Slightly concave underside with string marks. Wall concave near base. Most of surface gray with black stains, presumably from burning. Red-yellow fabric. Pyre beneath floor of Classical ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34056: Lopadion Lid

Complete except for tip of knob. Mended from four fragments. Slightly convex on top, with pyramidal handmade knob. Rounded lip. Irregular shape. Micaceous light orange fabric with white inclusions. Black ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34057: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Mended from thirteen fragments. Missing about one-quarter of rim and small gaps in body. Flat, wide base with string marks. Wall is slightly concave near base, convex near rim. Rim curves ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34058: Plate

Mended from six fragments. Missing section of rim with one handle. Slightly convex underside with string marks. Curving wall with outturned rim. Horizontal flat ribbon handle attached at rim. Circle of ... 29 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34059: Lid

Mended from two fragments. Chipped along rim. Convex lid, rising to central disk-shaped knob with central depression. Fairly fine orange clay with micaceous inclusions. Fits bowl P 34080. Pyre beneath ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34060: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Complete. Mended from three fragments. Slightly concave base with string marks. Convex wall. Reddish-orange clay, unglazed. Most of surface gray with black stains, presumably from burning ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34061: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Mended from three fragments. Missing chip in rim. Flaking slip. Uneven underside with string marks. Rounded wall, concave near base. Buff-orange clay; orange slip, fired greenish-yellow ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34062: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Intact. Base warped. Wall concave near base, convex at rim. Powdery pale orange clay with white inclusions, fired gray in places on the interior. Traces of orange slip. Pyre beneath floor ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34063: Lekanis with Lid

Pyre lekanis. Bowl (a) intact. Lid (b) mended from two fragments, chip missing at rim. Conical foot, concave underside. Rounded bowl, flaring at flange; incurved rim above. Angled lid, high moulded knob, ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34064: Black Glaze Cup

Mended from many fragments. Missing sections of wall, rim and part of one handle. Torus ring foot, narrow base, flaring upper body and outturned rim. Triangular handles. Glazed all over except for underside ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34079: Lopadion

Mended from fourteen fragments. Almost complete except for two large chips from rim and gap in lower body. Rounded base; upper wall concave just below slightly flaring rim. Rounded lip, pronounced flange ... 20 July 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34080: Bowl

Mended from many fragments. Complete except for two gaps in rim. Glaze flaking. Slightly rounded base. Broad shallow body with steep thin wall. Narrow flange inside rim to receive lid. Powdery buff-orangey ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34089: Saucer

Pyre saucer. Complete except for chip at rim. Three small rim fragments joined to rest of bowl. Warped. Concave underside, with string marks. Convex wall, slightly concave near base. Traces of red-brown ... 20 June 2001

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[Agora Object] P 34090: Plate

Mended from ten fragments. Almost complete, missing small sections of rim and bowl. Slightly convex offset base, warped. Wall concave-convex on the outside with thickened outturned rim, wide-conical on ... 20 June 2001

[Agora Publication] Hesperia 72 (2003): Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... Hesperia 72 10.2307_3182009 10.2307_3182010 10.2307_3182011 10.2307_3182012 10.2307_3182013 10.2307_3182014 10.2307_3182021 10.2307_3182022 10.2307_3182023 10.2307_3182024 10.2307_3182025 10.2307_3182033 ... 2003

[Agora Publication] Hesperia Suppl. 47 (2013): Industrial Religion: The Saucer Pyres of the Athenian Agora

Rotroff, S. I ... American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... Hesperia Supplement 47 978-0-87661-547-8 ... 2013

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[Agora Report] Preliminary Report on the 2001 Excavation Season

John McK. Camp II ... Excavations were carried out at the northwest of the Agora in sections ΒΖ and ΒΕ, and in the area of the Eleusinion in section ΕΛ. In Section ΒΖ, the investigation of the settlement of the 11th century ... 11 Jun-3 Aug 2001

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[Agora Report Page] 2001 Excavations, s. 2

Pyre ... 2001 Excavations J 3:7

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[Agora Report Page] 2001 Excavations, s. 5

Figure 5. Pyre. Figure 6. Figure 8. Figure 7 ... 2001 Excavations J 3:7 2001.04.0019 2001.04.0021 2001.04.0006

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[Agora Deposit] J 3:7: Pyre in Room 1 of Classical Building II

David Scahill ... Beneath toichobate floor level in Room 1 of Classical Building II, against the south ashlar wall, ca. 1.50m. east of the southwest corner of the building. Deposit of broken pyre pots in small pit, 1.00m ... Ca. 325 B.C.