[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] E 14:1.2: Lower Hellenistic fill

Cumulative fillings of late 3rd-early 2nd and late 1st c. 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] 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 ... 11-25 May 1957

[Agora Deposit] G 14:2: Well

Tiled well, three fills noted: lower fill of earth and stones with a few fragments only of coarse pottery (none inventoried, containers 66-71); middle filling a heavy deposit primarily of table ware, apparently ... 4th-2nd c. B.C. 100-70 B.C.


[Agora Deposit] M 21:1: Komos Cistern

Komos Cistern at 66/Κ ... last quarter of 3rd c. 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. No stratigraphy noted during excavation, but analysis of pottery suggests three ... 5-17 May 1939

[Agora Deposit] D 11:2: Drawshaft

Drawshaft of a complex cistern system. Coins: 26 March 1936 #1 ... 300-215 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, ... 29 February-11 March 1936

[Agora Deposit] E 14:1: Cistern

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 course of the passage to the east and opening into ... 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] 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] H 6:9.2: Lower Fillings Both Chambers

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

[Agora Drawing] PD 2611-35 (DA 8412)

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

[Agora Drawing] PD 901-70 (DA 8683)

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

[Agora Drawing] PD 2611-35 (DA 8746)

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

[Agora Deposit] B 13:1.2: Lower fill

Coins: 4 June 1936 #5 5 June 1936 #3 Estimated Grid ... 3rd. c. 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 Object] P 18798: Lid Fragment: West Slope

Black glaze knob for large lid. Broken off at neck and the base missing. Joined to P 18001. Firm black glaze, rather dull, and with metallic splotches. Around the shoulder, carefully rendered in thinned ... 1939, 1947

[Agora Object] P 21625: Plastic Attachment: Head

Broken all around. From closed vessel. Head in high relief, turned slightly to left. Wings(?) on shoulders. Buff clay; black glaze of which much has rubbed off. Cf. P 20910: same representation but ... 13 June 1935

[Agora Object] P 5724: Black Glaze Vessel Fragment

Body of beehive shape, broken off above. Projecting ring foot. The body is covered with horizontal grooves. Half of a small hole through the side wall is preserved at the upper break. Metallic black ... 20 May 1935

[Agora Object] P 5799: Black Glaze Medicine Bottle

Small handleless flat-bottomed stamnos; wheelmarks on bottom. Pinkish buff clay, thin black glaze. Μικροσκοπικό άωτο, φαρμακευτικό αγγείο. Σχεδόν ακέραιο. Cistern, lower Hellenistic fill. Stoa gallery ... 29 May 1935

[Agora Object] P 22819: Vessel Fragment with Relief Decoration

Part of rim and undersurface preserved; nothing of foot. Underside flat; slightly flaring rim, elaborately molded on outside, with a band of egg and dart, inverted, around the upper edge. Good black glaze ... February 1953

[Agora Object] P 22925: Inkwell Fragment: West Slope

Half preserved giving whole profile. Cylindrical body. Lower flange at standing level, slightly bevelled. Very low ring foot. Upper flange just below rounded top. Very small round opening, surrounded by ... 30 March 1953

[Agora Object] P 23079: Black Glaze Lid

Intact save minor chips especially at edge. Domed lid with plain rather high knob. Roughly made and crooked. Buff clay; somewhat metallic glaze. Hellenistic fill over water basin north of Drain B and ... 20 April 1953

[Agora Object] P 23101: Black Glaze Inkwell

Intact, save minor chips, mainly from the foot. Glazed inside, but surface worn both inside and outside. Buff clay. In mouth of drain leading north from water basin (drain 4). 2141 Leica ... 5 May 1953

[Agora Object] P 23523: Amphora Fragment with Graffito: West Slope

Broken all around. From wall of an amphora(?); good glaze inside. The graffito is in the spaces between the decorations. From tray of miscellaneous sherds. Leica, 82-573 PD 1091-121, PD 1133-24(F 225) ... 1931

[Agora Object] P 23892: Medicine Bottle

Small squat pot on a raised base left rough beneath. Concave convex profile; plain rim. Red glaze, all over. From same strosis SS 13603- SS 13608 House C, strosis 4, fallen debris; late Hellenistic context ... 29 April 1954

[Agora Object] P 18304: Oinochoe Fragment: West Slope and Inscribed

Small fragment from shoulder of open pot; oinochoe? Around the base of the neck, wreath of slender leaves in pairs, with pairs of berries; the leaves in clay color, the berries white. Below, in clay ... 7 July 1947

[Agora Object] P 18406: Plate Fragment with Molded, Impressed and Gilded Decoration

Profile complete to start of flat bottom. The rim of a very shallow plate? Elaborately moulded wall with impressed egg and dart pattern at the rim. Considerble traces of gilding on the egg and dart pattern; ... 7 August 1947

[Agora Object] P 18562: Plastic Attachment: Head

Fragment of rim, with plain out-turned lip, and top part of wide band handle, attached just below rim. On the top of the handle, head in high relief, the features Negroid, the head turned to its left ... 1947

[Agora Object] P 18761: Thymiaterion Lid Fragment

Fragmentary stand [or lid?] with cut-outs. Lower part preserved; fragments of wall missing. Small stand with rim at base, sides tapering inward in gentle curve. Sides pierced with row of triangles. Scraped ... May 1947

[Agora Object] P 19369: Black Glaze Inkwell

Much chipped around the edges. Walls concave, spreading above and below to form broad flat projecting rim and ring foot, respectively. Groove around inner edge of rim, separating it from top, which curves ... 22 April 1948

[Agora Object] P 14184: Miniature Black Glaze Kantharos

Base, handles and about half of rim missing. High concave upper wall, set in sharply from bowl; double handles attached only at bottom. Pinkish-buff clay. Good glaze on inside and out, fired unevenly ... 25 May-9 June 1938

[Agora Object] P 15153: Black Glaze Lid

Intact. Plain heavy knob on top; plain down-turned rim. Dull black glaze on exterior; buff clay. Cistern, container 3, upper fill. 365 Leica, 92-1-34, 92-11-16 ... 9 May 1939

[Agora Object] P 19957: Plastic Attachment: Male Head

Broken all around. Head of a man with full round face; a fillet across his horehead. Metallic black glaze. Interior unglazed, no wheel marks; traces of finger prints in soft clay. Modern back-fill near ... 3 May 1949

[Agora Object] P 20365: Inkwell: West Slope

Three joining fragments preserve the top, and part of the wall. Small deep pot with domed top and steep walls. Around the mouth a flat reserved band set off by a miltos groove. On the top, wreath of oak ... 24 October 1949

[Agora Object] P 20817: Inkwell Fragment: West Slope

About half of bottom and lower wall preserved, and start of upper wall; chipped. Flat bottom; side concave in profile with a pronounced keel separating it from upper wall. Traces of wreath decoration in ... May-June 1947


[Agora Object] P 20858: Medicine Bottles

13 plump jars with flaring flat foot and out-turned lips. Chips missing from most of lips. Thin black glaze, inside and out, in some cases badly flaked. Δεκατρία ιατρικά μελαμβαθή φιαλίδια. Cistern, ... 23 June 1950

[Agora Object] P 21065: Handle: West Slope

Broad band handle, the lower attachment preserved, and the start of the upper. West slope decoration on exterior. Dull black glaze. Middle Stoa, building fill, disturbed with Byz. Container 133. Leica ... 28 February, 1-2 March 1933

[Agora Object] P 21070: Plastic Attachment: Head

Wreathed head, tipped slightly to left, from an amphora handle attachment. Nose, eyes damaged. Black glaze outside, somewhat worn; inside thin, as if for glue. No disturbance noted in pottery notebook ... 28 March 1933

[Agora Object] P 15369: Inkwell: West Slope

Chips missing. High ring foot, convex body, flat rim sloping slightly inward, round filling hole. Scraped groove around outer edge of rim, and a wreath of small leaves in thinned clay paint around top ... 31 May 1939

[Agora Object] P 7605: Kantharos Fragment: West Slope and Inscribed

From the rim of a black-glazed kantharos. Vertical lip, set off from concave-sided walls by a moulded ridge. Painted on outside of lip, in thinned clay paint: Δ]ΙΟΝΥΣ[ΟΥ Good black glaze. Pit and drain ... 30 April-1 May 1936

[Agora Object] P 7803: Plastic Attachment: Head

A single fragment preserves the head complete save for a chip across top and minor chips. A head inclined slightly toward its left. Fillet in added clay paint. Late Roman fill. Leica, 92-10-20 ... 15 May 1936

[Agora Object] P 8410: Black Glaze Inkwell Fragment

About half of body missing. High ring foot, convex body, and flat top with a hole through the middle. Scraped grooves around inner and outer edges of top. Good black glaze, inside also. Cistern system ... 24-27 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 8413: Miniature Chytra Fragment

The bottom broken off. Miniature jug with inward tapering walls and flaring rim. One vertical handle. Pinkish-buff clay; traces of glaze by handle attachment. Cistern system shaft. Leica, 92-10-5 ... 24-27 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 8414: Clay Ring

Small ring of clay with straight edge below, flaring rim above. Pot stand? Micaceous pink clay, unglazed. Cistern system shaft. Leica, 92-5-21 ... 24-27 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 6739: Black Glaze Inkwell

Low flat base. Flat inner rim. Two grooves around outer edge of rim and just below it. Small central opening. Good black glaze over all. Μελαμβαφές μελανοδοχείο. Φέρει δύο αυλακώσεις γύρω από το στόμιο ... 15 February 1936

[Agora Object] P 7009: Black Glaze Inkwell

Small piece missing from top. Low base and concave body with projecting flanges above and below. Dome-shaped top with round hole. Black glaze much peeled. Cistern. Leica, 92-1-36 ... 11 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 7193: Cup: West Slope

Handles, if any, missing, with much of wall and most of rim. Restored in plaster. Deep eggy body. High moulded foot with miltos groove; two more grooves below rim. On body, ivy garland, leaves and berries ... 26 March 1936

[Agora Object] P 1507: Pyxis Lid Fragment

Ornamental knob only preserved, with something broken off at the top; five of the eight out-turned petals missing; the stem broken at the bottom but with traces of glaze inside the break. The heavy stem ... 11 March 1933

[Agora Object] P 1578: Miniature Cup

Small high cup or pot on a high, solid base, left rough. No trace of handle. Fine buff clay with thin brown glaze inside and out. Miniature Votive Cup. Trench B. Leica PD 1091-119 ... 24 March 1933

[Agora Object] P 31199: Plastic Attachment: Head

Broken at neck and at back except where a small portion of back surface preserved. A high cap, or bushy hair, ends low on the forehead. The brows are thick and meet at the bridge of the nose. The nose ... 29 July 1981

[Agora Object] P 31873: Black Glaze Lid Fragment: West Slope

Knob and part of upper section of lid preserved. Small lid with pear-shaped knob, flat on top. Scraped groove at junction of knob and wall. Tan vertical lines on wall. Shiny black glaze outside only; ... 1957

[Agora Object] P 31874: Black Glaze Spout

Broken at bottom. Tubular spout with very small opening. Projecting rim; raised ring with scraped groove on either side on neck; attachment for round(?) handle. Metallic black glaze. Catalogued 14 February ... 1957

[Agora Object] P 31877: Black Glaze Inkwell Fragments

Two non-joining fragments, a) preserving part of hole at top. Spherical body decorated with incised pentagons. Ridge around hole at top. Shiny black glaze outside only, mostly missing. Catalogued 15 February ... 1937

[Agora Object] P 31926: Pyxis Fragment

Most of lower body preserved. Half of circumference of projecting foot chipped away. Flat underside, slightly concave at center, with beveled edge. Bottom of wall projects, marked off from wall by scraped ... 9-31 May 1935

[Agora Object] P 31957: Bowl or Krater Fragment: West Slope

Two joining fragments preserving ca. one-sixth of rim. Out-turned rim, convex on top with scraped groove at outer edge, two well-spaced scraped grooves at inner edge. Scraped groove in vertical face of ... 22 May 1953

[Agora Object] P 11207: Inkwell: West Slope

Ring foot, deepish convex body, and flat rim with a hole at the center. Groove where body and rim meet. Wavy line and dot rosettes in added white on the rim. Thin, slightly metallic black glaze. Cistern ... 3-6 June 1936

[Agora Object] P 11278: Miniature Kantharos Fragment

The rim, the rolled horizontal handles, and the foot missing. Deep stemmed kantharos with shallow lower body projecting slightly beyond the high slightly flaring upper part. Soft buff clay, traces of ... March-May 1937

[Agora Object] P 16246: Miniature Kantharos: West Slope

Both handles and much of lip and body missing. Shape similar to P 16238 (EE 414) ff.; foot not profiled. On upper part of body, blobby designs in yellow and white, perhaps an ivy branch, between glazed ... 12-15 May 1939

[Agora Object] P 16248: Miniature Bowl: West Slope

Both handles, and much of rim and body missing. Open bowl, hemispherical, with plain rim and heavy rather high ring foot. On upper part of body, a garland of ivy in added yellow with traces also of added ... 12-15 May 1939

[Agora Object] P 16249: Situla: West Slope

A single fragment preserves foot and rather less than half the body. No trace of handles. A deep narrow cup with plain slightly out-turned rim, and a heavy spreading foot, flat underneath. Traces of a ... 12-15 May 1939

[Agora Object] P 16251: Miniature Oinochoe: West Slope

Handle, lower part of body and most of mouth missing. Trefoil mouth. Tall wide neck with yellow ivy garland around it. Squat roundish body with lines and dots in yellow and white around its upper part ... 12-15 May 1939


[Agora Drawing] PD 1133-24 (DA 5542)

Graffiti for Mabel Lang ... Hero Athanassiades ... Owner's Marks. Plate 20. Dirty Heavy Tracing Paper Drafting Ink ... 1960


[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 Deposit] F 13:3: Well 9, Upper Fill

Upper fill (POU and dump). Evidence for 4th-c. use (Lower fill of Agora XII) consists of a few 4th c. fragments found at bottom mixed with Hellenistic [Agora XXIX, p. 450]. The fill from top to bottom, ... 150-86 B.C. abandonment

[Agora Deposit] F 15:2: Cistern

A cistern leading to the east of the road leading from the southwest corner of the market square. Filled all at one time, last quarter of 2nd. c. B.C. (nbp. 493). Included are the Hellenistic finds from ... Late 2nd c. B.C.


[Agora Deposit] F 16:8: Menon's Cistern and Well

Cistern and well in Marble Worker's House. Coins: 5 August 1968 #1-#6 6 August 1968 #1bis-#25 7 August 1968 #1-#3 8 August 1968 #1-#2 14 August 1968 #1-#11 16 August 1968 #1-#19 17 August 1968 #1-#6 Neg ... 325-275 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] H 6:9: Cave Cistern

Two chambers connected by a tunnel, each with two fills. Lower fill in south chamber contemporary with upper fill in north chamber, at the end of the 4th c. B.C. Objects T 122, T 145, L 453 and L 454 ... Ca. 375-160 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 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 June 1935 #2 ... 275-200 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] K 14:1: Collector's Dump

Pottery Deposit at 57/ΙΔ (also 57/ΙΣΤ and 63-66/Κ-ΚΕ). Contents of pit range from Mycenaean to Turkish; apparently the dump of a modern antiquities dealer ... Modern Context


[Agora Deposit] L 17:7: Aischines Street Cistern: South Chamber

Date of filling early third c. B.C. Coins: 12 August 1957 #1-#3 13 August 1957 #1 ... 310-220 B.C.

[Agora Deposit] M-N 15:1: South Stoa building fill

South Stoa II Construction Fill ... to ca. 140 B.C.

[Agora Object] P 28529: Bolster Krater: West Slope

Mended from two pieces; over half preserved. Flaring, moulded ring foot; flaring side walls; flat, very slightly downturned rim. Two scraped grooves, filled with miltos, on outside just below rim. Between ... 7 May 1971

[Agora Object] P 155: Black Glaze Plastic Attachment: Female Head

Features indistinct; head with high piled hair bent slightly to its left. Pinkish buff clay; metallic glaze. Leica ... 3 August 1931

[Agora Object] P 557: Black Glaze Inkwell

Sides concave, top and bottom flat with small central opening in top; inkwell? Inside a small shallow groove, 0.009m. from the outer edge of the top; the surface slopes downward very slightly toward the ... 18 April 1932

[Agora Object] P 562: Basket-Handled Miniature Situla

Small situla with basket handle and body tapering to low flat-bottomed foot. Pinkish-buff clay. Surface blackened and otherwise discolored; but apparently not glazed. Well. Leica PD 1091-120 ... 18 April 1932

[Agora Object] P 2974: Cup Fragment: West Slope

One side of the upper part of a small bowl or cup preserved, with a small rounded edge, out-turned, and a curved lug handle. A garland, painted in added clay, starts from the handle. Glaze black inside; ... 3 March 1933

[Agora Object] P 3142: Plastic Attachment: Head

Mended from two pieces; the head was applied to the wall of the vase at the lower attachment of a handle. A man's(?) head, surrounded by a mass of hair; perhaps Dionysos. Mixed brown fill. 82 Leica, 92-10-23 ... 26 February 1934

[Agora Object] P 3158: Plastic Attachment Fragment: Male Head

The head is moulded in high relief and was probably to be attached to a vase. Male head, with a garland of leaves and fruit. Black glaze on front and back; yellow paint on lower eyelid. Clearing slope ... 28 February 1934


[Agora Object] P 3175: Inkwell with Incised Decoration

Mended from many pieces; round in shape. No handle or neck existed. Around the small round mouth, a groove. Incised net decoration. Dark red glaze. Well, in north cistern arm. Group E. Leica, 91-34-26, ... 5 March 1934

[Agora Object] P 3642: Vessel Fragment: West Slope and Ribbed

Part of the rim and upper body preserved. None of the lip preserved. Body has vertical grooves made with a pointed implement. Rim is divided from body and lip by lines where the glaze has been scratched ... 27 April 1934

[Agora Object] P 3700: Pedestal or Altar Fragment: West Slope

Broken off to the left and behind. The corner of an altar or a pedestal for something. Flat projecting horizontal base; straight side walls; cornice-like projecting moulding above. On the upper surface, ... 2 May 1934

[Agora Object] P 3916: Black Glaze Lid

Knob missing, and parts of rim. From a nearly flat, wide rim, the lid slopes upward sharply toward the central knob. A sharp rib and a groove mark the outer edge of the lid; a second rib and groove at ... March 1934

[Agora Object] P 3995: Black Glaze Kantharos

Part of one handle and part of mouth missing. Short stem; plain bowl; tall, gently concave upper wall; handles flat on top and spurred. Buff clay, completely covered with firm metallic black glaze. Cave, ... 29 May 1934

[Agora Object] P 4127: Black Glaze Inkwell

Chipped along edge at top and bottom. Hellenistic fill. Leica PD 901-12 ... 26 March 1934

[Agora Object] P 27716: Miniature Pot

Chipped. Small open bowl with rounded bottom finished with a small disk base. Orange glaze, worn. Glazed inside and out. 0.33-0.06m. above top of euthynteria. Layer I, room 4, South Stoa I; 3rd- or early-2nd-century ... 8 July 1967

[Agora Object] P 27779: Miniature Amphora

Intact except for rim and hole in shoulder. Ring foot, oval body. Fine buff clay, unglazed. Road cut south of Southwest Fountain House Annex. Deposit of manhole at collapsed poros gutter. Leica ... 14 July 1967

[Agora Object] P 27780: Miniature Situla

Handle missing except for one stump. Krater-shaped body with ring foot and flat rim. Handle spanned diameter of rim. Double groove encircling body beneath rim. Dull black glaze, much worn. Road cut south ... 14 July 1967