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[Agora Publication] The Tholos of Athens and its Predecessors

Thompson, H. A ... American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... Famous classical buildings, such as the Parthenon, are preserved in such monumental isolation that it is hard to reconstruct the effect that they might have had on the ancient visitor. Their setting relative ... 1940

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[Agora Monument] Metroon

Archive, Temple Unknown Limestone, Marble, Conglomerate Fair, foundations and minimal superstructure. The Metroon served two functions; it was both a sanctuary of the Mother of the Gods and the archive ... 2nd B.C.

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[Agora Monument] Tholos

Administrative, Dining, Civic Athenian Demos Limestone, Mudbrick Poor, foundations only. The south half of the west side was given over to the major administrative buildings used to run the Athenian democracy ... ca. 470 B.C.

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[Agora Image] 2015.21.0006

Actual state plan of the Tholos and environs ... PD 59 Horizontal (normal) ... 1939

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[Agora Image] 1997.04.0053 (XVI-86)

Actual state plan of Tholos and environs (1:250). For restored plans see Hesperia Suppl. 4 (1940), figs. 62 and 63 ... PD 59 Horizontal (normal) ... 1939

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[Agora Image] 2012.51.0109 (XVI-86)

Actual state plan of Tholos and environs (1:250). For restored plans see Hesperia Suppl. 4 (1940), figs. 62 and 63 ... PD 59 AMS Horizontal (normal) ... 1939