[Agora Deposit] H-K 12-14: Middle Stoa Building Fill

Middle Stoa Building Fill (with filling to S) (See also Κ: H-I-J 14-15 and Λ: K-M 13-14) This deposit is not definitive and must be considered with the above deposits before details are entered into database; ... To ca. 180 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] G 14:2.2: Middle fill

Coins: 16 April 1932 #1 ... First quarter 4th. c.-2nd c. B.C.

[Agora Deposit] D 11:4.3: Lower fill

Coins: 10 March 1936 #1-#2 11 March 1936 #1 ... 200 to late 1st c.

[Agora Deposit] E 14:1.2: Lower Hellenistic fill

Cumulative fillings of late 3rd-early 2nd and late 1st c. B.C.

[Agora Lot] Φ 262: Well at 67/ΛΖ (66/ΛΖ)

Selected black glaze; finer ware ... July 1958

[Agora Deposit] D 11:2: Drawshaft

Drawshaft of a complex cistern system with two chambers (D 11:4, E 11:1), two more drawshafts (D 11:3, D 12:2), and two blind tunnels, all of which were filled later than D 11;2. Coins: 26 March 1936 #1 ... 300-215 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] N 21:4: Satyr Cistern

Cistern with two tunnels, the one entering its neck cut off by an early Roman well, the other, at the bottom not excavated. Chamber conical in shape, with a depressed draw basin in the center of the floor ... Early Roman-3rd c. B.C.

[Agora Deposit] D 11:4: Drawshaft

Part of the cistern system 44/ΙΓ - 46/ΙΑ - 42/Θ. Objects with context as "cistern 44ΙΓ, mouth of 46/ΙΑ" are listed with D 12:2. The following objects are from "earth", i.e. no context layer: SS 5334, ... Late Hellenistic-Early Roman

[Agora Deposit] E 14:1: Cistern

Cistern at the southeast foot of Kolonos Agoraios. Nbp. 2369: Two chamber cisterns, 88/ΛΔ and 100/ΚΘ, united by a long straight passage running almost due N-S. A draw shaft at 95/ΚΘ is set just off the ... Use filling of late 4th-early 3rd c. B.C. Accumulative fillings of late 3rd-early 2nd and late 1st c. B.C. Upper dumped filling of 3rd c. A.D.


[Agora Deposit] F 17:3: Well

Although separated by a sterile rocky fill the two use fillings are apparently one continuous accumulation (GRE). Packing around well includes SS 14261, P 25943-P 25953. These are not given a subdivision ... 350-300 B.C. to ca. 225 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] G 14:2: Well

Tiled well near the SW corner of the market square between the Southwest Fountain House and the Great Drain, three fills noted: lower fill of earth and stones with a few fragments only of coarse pottery ... 4th-2nd c. B.C. 100-70 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] M 18:10: Well

Well at 66/ΛΖ. Homogeneous fill. 14 stamped amphora handles. Rhodian and Knidian handles find parallels in Middle Stoa building fill. Type 27 D lamp agrees with this date. Fragments of 50 bowls and one ... 225-175 B.C.


[Agora Deposit] M 21:1: Komos Cistern

Komos Cistern at 66/Κ, on the north slope of the Areopagus. Homogeneous fill. Thirty-four stamped amphora handles. Eight Histiaian tetrobols, dating 170-160 at the earliest, found near top, possibly an ... Last quarter of 3rd c. B.C.-Early 2nd century B.C.

[Agora Drawing] PD 901-70 (DA 8683)

Hellenistic pottery: profiles, wash drawings, etc ... Marian Welker ... Made for G.R. Edwards' publication ... 1956

[Agora Object] Agora XXX, no. 1556

Two non-joining fragments of lip and bowl, a with all of one handle preserved, b with start of roots of other. Lip offset on inside and outside. P.H. of a) 0.042; max. dim. b) 0.12; diam. at rim 0.16; ... Ca. 510-500 B.C.

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1309

P 20858 a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, l Intact except for small chips. Thirteen small jugs inventoried under one number. Raised base with flaring profile, slightly concave underside, and plump, pear-shaped ... 300-250

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1310

Rim chipped. Raised base with flaring profile; concave underside. Pear-shaped body with greatest diameter very low. Thin, dull brown glaze inside and out ... 250-200

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1311

Rim chipped. Raised base with flaring profile; underside nearly flat. Squat body. Dull red glaze on outside only ... 150-86

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1312

Surface chipped. Raised base, flat with string marks underneath. Dull tan glaze inside and out ... 250-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1313

Small chip missing from rim. Flattened base, irregular underneath. Plump body. Shiny red glaze inside and out. Cf. P 1453 (H--K 12--14), nearly a twin ... 250-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1314

Foot chipped, surface abraded. Raised base with flaring profile; concave underside with nipple. Plain wall, slightly convex on top. Shiny black glaze with metallic patches; finger marks on foot and lower ... 350-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1315

Intact. Raised base with rounded profile; slightly concave underside. Two grooves at shoulder. Top concave. Shiny black-to-brown glaze. Similar: P 19542. Profile of upper wall and rim similar to L 863 ... 300-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1316

Chips of foot and three-fourths of body missing. Small, flaring ring foot; beveled resting surface; pointed underside. Flat top with scraped groove at outer and inner edge slopes down towards hole. Shiny ... 300-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1317

About half of upper body and part of top missing. Molded ring foot; beveled resting surface, nippled underside. Steep wall with scraped groove at shoulder. Convex upper body slopes inward towards plain ... 250-200?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1318

Small pieces of foot and wall missing. Flaring ring foot; flat resting surface; pointed underside. Scraped groove around edge of top, which slopes down towards hole. Olive garland with no stem on top ... 250-200?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1319

Foot and lower body missing. Angular profile. Deep scraped groove around hole. On top, grapevine with white wavy stem and dot rosettes. Dull gray glaze; miltos. For similar painted decoration cf. 241, ... 250-200?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1320

Only top preserved. Trace of concave wall, flaring out at top. Top concave, with hole in convex mound at center. Shiny black glaze ... 275-200

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1321

Edges of top and bottom badly chipped. Flat underside with relieving edge, unglazed. Concave wall flaring at top, projecting at bottom. Concave top with slight lip around hole. Dull black glaze ... 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1322

Intact. Slightly concave underside. Concave wall, projecting at top and bottom. Slightly convex top with groove set 0.8 cm. from outer edge; within groove top slopes down to hole. Dull black glaze ... 300-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1323

Edges badly chipped at top and bottom. Projecting foot; flat resting surface; convex underside. Wall flares at top. Flat band at outer edge of top, separated from center by broad groove; within this, ... 300-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1324

Half of body and most of top missing. Slightly concave underside. Concave wall, projecting more at top than at bottom. Domed top with flat band at outer edge, separated from dome by scraped groove. On ... 250-200

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1325

About two-thirds missing. Underside flat, with broad groove near edge and recessed center. Concave wall with projecting flange at top and bottom. Upper edge of lower flange profiled. Domed top with scraped ... 200-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1326

Piece of top missing. Raised base, concave underneath. Concave wall with projecting flanges at top and bottom. Groove at inner edge of lower flange. Top has flat border and domed center, with concave ... 200-175 or perhaps later

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1327

P 31877 a, b Two nonjoining fragments. Spherical body decorated with incised pentagons. Hole at top, surrounded by ridge. Shiny black glaze outside only, mostly missing ... 200-190

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1328

Most of foot and one-sixth of body missing. Flaring foot. Spherical body with pentagons drawn in glazed grooves; groove around hole. Dull red glaze. A small fragment of another, smaller (Diam. 5.0 cm.) ... 150-110

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1329

Three-fourths of rim, half of lower body, and upper molding at base of knob restored; top of knob missing. Knob and lid do not join. Horizontal outer zone, with scraped groove at outer edge, separated ... 200-150?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1330

Knob and about half of rim missing. Scraped groove and ridge at outer edge, another about 3 cm. in from edge, a third below knob. Dull black-to-green glaze, outside only.

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1331

Knob and part of upper part of lid preserved. Small lid with pear-shaped knob, flat on top. Scraped groove at junction of knob and wall. Vertical lines painted on wall. Shiny black glaze, outside only; ... 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1332

Intact. Sloping walls with shallow groove at half height. Slightly incurved rim. Cylindrical knob with beveled edge, flat on top. Dull dark brown glaze ... Context of 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1333

Rim chipped. Irregular, conical lid with solid, roughly cylindrical knob. Shiny black glaze ... 3rd or early 2nd century

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1334

Bell. Broken at top; chips of lower wall missing. Flaring ring foot; beveled resting surface; pointed underside. Sharp ridge above foot. Beehive-shaped body with horizontal, wheel-run grooves. At top ... 3rd century?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1335

Stand Or Thymiaterion Lid. Top and part of lower body and edge missing; partially restored. Conical stand with offset at bottom. Flat resting surface. Slightly concave walls pierced with triangular holes ... Context of ca. 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1336

Rectangular Base. Parts of two sides preserved, broken at ends; square element broken away at top; badly chipped. Projecting base around bottom; another projecting element at top. Scraped groove at ... 200-150

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1337

Base Of Closed Vessel. Base, with half of edge missing; trace of lower wall preserved. Flaring foot with broad, shallow groove in its outer face, giving it a faceted appearance. Vessel rests on outer ... 275-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1338

Bottom Of Closed Vessel: Pyxis? Lower part of vessel, with half of circumference chipped away. Flat underside, slightly concave at center, with beveled edge. Tapering, concave wall with scraped groove ... 150-86?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1339

Foot With Molded Decoration: Pyxis? Small section of foot, with none of resting surface preserved. From bottom to top: torus with stamped egg and dart, painted white, with traces of dull yellow over ... 350-300?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1340

Foot With Molded Decoration: Pyxis? Small segment of foot, broken at sides and top. Rounded resting surface. From bottom to top: slightly convex area, reserved and stamped or molded with ovolo, with ... 350-300?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1341

Cup. Rim fragment. Slightly outturned rim, probably of a kantharos with special handles, cup-kantharos, or calyx-cup. Ivy garland with three white dots for berries and [Ἑρ]μο[ῦ] above. Shiny black glaze ... 275-250

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1342

Cup. Part of rim and upper wall. Concave wall, widely flaring at top. Nearly vertical, slightly flaring rim with molding at base. On rim: [Δ⟧ιονύς̣|[ου⟧. Lustrous black glaze ... 325-275

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1343

Large Cup. Wall fragment. Slightly concave wall. Myrtle garland running right, with white dots at bases of leaves; below, ⟧ΡΟ[, perhaps to be restored [Ἀφ⟧ρο[δίτης⟧ or [δῶ⟧ρο[ν⟧. Metallic black glaze ... 275-250

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1344

Kantharos? Single fragment of shoulder. Nearly straight lower wall, curving in above scraped groove. Above scraped groove, antithetical leaping dolphins above spiral waves based on three lines with white ... 260-240

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1345

Bowl Or Krater? One-sixth of rim preserved. Outturned rim, convex on top with scraped groove at outer edge, two well-spaced scraped grooves at inner edge. Scraped groove in vertical face of lip. Two ... 200-175?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1346

Tubular Spout. Broken at bottom. Tubular spout with projecting rim and very small opening. Raised drip ring on neck, with scraped groove on either side. Scar for round(?) handle on neck. Metallic black ... 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1347

Floral Knob. Knob with trace of attached vessel; two and one half of four petals missing. High, solid stem with handmade flower at top, square molding at bottom. Small cup at center of cushion with twelve ... 275-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1348

Floral Knob. Five petals missing and something broken away at top. Irregularly grooved, solid stem. Traces of glaze on lower break, where stem was attached to vessel. Small cup with scored edge in center ... 275-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1349

Handle Of Closed Vessel. Broken at top and bottom; part of wall of vessel preserved at bottom. Vertical handle, triangular in section, from vessel with sloping shoulder, perhaps a rather plump oinochoe ... 2nd century?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1350

Oinochoe? Wall fragment. Steeply sloping shoulder, curving towards vertical at top. Vertically grooved lower body. Above, between scraped grooves, panel of checkerboard and concentric rectangles in incision, ... Later 3rd or 2nd century

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1351

Vertical Handle. Broken at top and bottom. Broad strap handle of large vase with horizontal shoulder, attached at curve of shoulder below, arching in towards neck and probably tucked under rim above ... 275-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1352

Painted Vessel. Fragment of wall. From large, closed pot. Upper half of fragment glazed. In reserved band below, figure stands right. Face and upper body white, hair black; eye and nostril picked out ... Context of 110-75

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1353

Handle Attachment: Head Of Isis? Arch of handle and trace of rim preserved. Straight rim with groove below lip on outside, possibly from a baggy kantharos. Strap handle with attachment in high relief ... Ca. 225-200?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1354

Plastic Attachment: Dionysos? Broken all around; break at top of head suggests attachment was at base of vertical handle. Head attached to a moldmade vase, irregular and unglazed inside. Glaze over ... 250-150?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1355

Plastic Attachment: Dionysos? Broken away from body of vase; no part of vessel preserved. Originally attached to nearly flat surface, with glaze used as glue. Fleshy, beardless face with head turned ... 250-180

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1356

Plastic Attachment From Large Open Vessel: Pan. Wall fragment. Scraped groove on wall at level of bottom of attachment. Trace of something, possibly a bolster, resting above head of attachment. Beardless ... 240-200

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1357

Plastic Attachment From Krater(?): Herakles? Broken all around and at back; badly battered. Attachment in high relief, originally attached to a fairly large vase. A trace of the inner wall is visible, ... 225-175?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1358

Plastic Attachment From Large Open Vessel. Broken all around; chin of attachment chipped. Round, beardless face, with head turned slightly to left. Thick locks of hair and probably a wreath on head ... 225-175?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1359

Plastic Attachment From Open Vessel: Nike? Broken all around. Bust of beardless figure with hair falling down to shoulder, head turned to right. Wings grow from shoulders. Folds of garment visible on ... 225-200?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1360

Plastic Vessel: African? Left eye and cheek and part of crown of head preserved, broken all around. Eyebrows painted orange. Lower eyelid orange, iris white. On head, row of four globular elements (locks?) ...

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1361

Plastic Vessel Or Attachment: African. Face preserved, broken all around. Fleshy face. Head probably turned slightly to left. Dionysiac fillet over brow painted white. Orange on hair and eyebrows, eyes ... 3rd-century

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1363

Cup-kantharos. All of one handle and part of the other missing; foot chipped. Molded foot; beveled resting surface; concave underside. High stem. High upper body, molded rim. Double handles. Dull mottled ... Ca. 275

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1364

Kantharos. One handle and half of upper wall and rim missing. Molded foot; beveled resting surface; conical underside. Tapering stem. High upper body. Slightly rising handles with flaring spurs. Shiny ... Ca. 275

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1365

Bolster-cup. Most of rim, part of upper body, and handles restored. Molded foot with scraped groove between moldings; flat resting surface; conical underside. Deep body with offset at base. Slightly ... 275-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1366

Baggy Kantharos. Handles and three-fourths of body missing. Ring foot; flat resting surface; pointed underside. Groove below rim and at handle attachment. Between grooves, ivy garland running right ... 260-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1367

Two-handled Cup. Handles and three-fourths of wall missing. Flaring ring foot; beveled resting surface; nippled underside. Groove at lower handle attachment. Slightly incurved rim. Vertical strap(?) ... 275-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1368

Two-handled Cup. Part of rim, all of one handle, and most of the other missing. Flaring ring foot; beveled resting surface; nippled underside. Groove at lower handle attachment. Slightly incurved rim ... 275-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1369

Trefoil Oinochoe. Foot and lower body, handle, and most of rim missing. Cylindrical neck with two partly scraped grooves at base. Trefoil mouth. Neck: ivy garland running right with single ties at ends ... 275-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1370

Situla. Most of handle missing. Flaring ring foot; wide, flat resting surface; irregular underside. Projecting rim with two grooves below. Shiny black glaze ... 290-275

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1371

Situla. Over half of body and rim and all trace of handle missing. Disk foot, concave underneath. Upper body slightly constricted; rim flat on top. Below rim, traces of West Slope decoration, probably ... 250-225

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1372

Situla. Intact. Disk foot, slightly concave underneath. Outwardly thickened rim, flat on top, with two grooves below on outside. Basket handle, round in section. Traces of dull black glaze ... 3rd century?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1373

Calyx-krater. Foot and rim missing. Lower body runs smoothly into thin stem. High upper body, nearly cylindrical but flaring at top. Lug handles at top of lower wall. Very soft fabric; traces of black ... 300-250?

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1374

Bolster-krater. Over half of wall and rim missing. Flaring, molded ring foot; flat resting surface; pointed underside. Scraped groove above half height and below rim. Rim projects inside and outside, ... 225-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1375

Lug-handled Krater. Fragment of upper body and rim with one handle preserved. Body apparently hemispherical. Outturned rim withscraped groove below. Lug handle. Olive garland running right; white stem, ... 250-175

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1376

Amphora. Mouth missing, hole in wall. Ring foot; rounded resting surface; concave underside. Vertical handles from shoulders to below mouth. Very micaceous, pink fabric (7.5YR 7/4) ... Context of 325-275

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1377

Chytra. Lower body missing. Slightly outturned rim. Strap handle from rim to shoulder, arching above rim. Hard, fine, light brown fabric (7.5YR 6/4) with very little mica; thin brown glaze used as glue ... 3rd-century context

[Agora Object] Agora XXIX, no. 1378

Ring. Intact. Slightly tapering cylinder above, flaring out below. Hard, fine, micaceous, reddish yellow fabric (5YR 6/6) with spot of glaze inside. Possibly a stand for 1377 ... 3rd-century context

[Agora Drawing] PD 2630-19 (DA 8121)

Pottery from the Stoa Gutter Well ... Alice Glock Niki Clark ... 1970

[Agora Drawing] PD 2611-35 (DA 8412)

Hellenistic pottery for Susan Rotroff ... Tina Najbjerg ... 1989

[Agora Drawing] PD 2611-35 (DA 8746)

Hellenistic pottery for Susan Rotroff ... Tina Najbjerg ... (Was 901-263) ... 1989


[Agora Image] 2004.01.1186

Medicine bottle with hemlock seed ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1975


[Agora Image] 2004.01.1190 (HAT 81-34)

Medicine bottles from the State Prison ... 1981


[Agora Image] 2004.02.0085 (LCT-61)

Set of thirteen clay medicine bottles, 4th c. B.C ... Craig Mauzy ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1992

[Agora Deposit] H 6:9.2: Lower Fillings Both Chambers

Including the passage between the south and north chambers ... Ca. 325-270 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] H 16:7: Manhole at Collapsed Poros Gutter

Includes area labeled "Deposit around collapsed section of poros gutter, road cut south of annex of SWFH." Coins: 28 June 1967 #2 13 July 1967 #1-#6 14 July 1967 #1 15 July 1967 #1 (?) Estimated Grid ... 325-275 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] K 7:1: Hellenistic Fill

Hellenistic fill, north of Temple of Ares, on either side of wall running east-west over 50/ΙΓ. Mostly coarse pottery including many stamped amphora handles. Cf. also nb. P XII, pp. 2297-2298. Coins: 13 ... 275-200 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] N 21:4.2: Middle fill

'Upper fill' on deposit list. Containers 3-8. Terminus post quem in 190s given by coins. Some mixing with upper fill. Coins: 9 May 1939 #4, #6, #8 10 May 1939 #2-#3(?) 11 May 1939 #3 12 May 1939 #3 13 ... Ca. 225-175 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] N 21:4.3: Lower fill

'Lower fill' on deposit list. Containers 8-33, (34 mouth of lower passage). Coins: 9 May 1939 #1-#3, #5, #7, #9 10 May 1939 #1 11 May 1939 #1-#2 12 May 1939 #1-#2 13 May 1939 #2-#3(?) 15 May 1939 #1-#6 ... Ca. 250-215 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] B 13:8.1: Dump

The upper, dumped filling seems to have been derived partly from the house associated with the well, and partly from material excavated in lowering the nearby area, as is shown by vase fragments characteristic ... Ca. 250-225 B.C.


[Agora Image] 2000.01.0577 (Leica P 7901)

Red figure type C cup fragment with inscription, P 7901 a ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1997


[Agora Image] 2000.01.0578 (Leica P 7901)

Red figure type C cup fragment with inscription, P 7901 b ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1997


[Agora Image] 2000.01.0587 (81-78)

Red figure type C cup fragments with inscription ... Horizontal (normal) ... 1997