[Agora Object] B 98: Nail

Long tapering shaft; small head with edge slightly overhanging. Burnt layer. Leica ... 6 May 1933

[Agora Object] B 115: Fibula

Made of a thin wire, round in section, but flattened to form the catch, which has broken away in part. Otherwise complete. Well, near bottom. 5th c. B.C. 425-400 B.C. Cf. P 2072. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 27 May 1933

[Agora Object] B 153: Arrowhead

Triangular leaf shaped head. At the back, hole for shaft, beside which is preserved a barb. Floor of south room of S.W. building. Late 6th - early 5th c. B.C. Leica, Various vii-92 1967 ... 12 March 1934

[Agora Object] B 193: Carpet Tack

Pointed tack with four-faced shaft and hollow rounded head like a mushroom. Hellenistic fill to west of terracotta drains. Leica, Various vii-83 ... 2 April 1934

[Agora Object] B 210: Javelin Head

Leaf-shaped spearhead with ridge down middle of blade. Socket for shaft at base, chipped. Late mixed fill. Leica, Various vii-92 ... 19 March 1935

[Agora Object] B 217: Earspoon

Short handle, tapering to a point. Cup-like end. Black fill west of Polygonal building. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 1 April 1935

[Agora Object] B 221: Nail

A heavy spike, rectangular in section, with a round head. Compact brown earth : destruction fill of Fountain House. Leica, Various vii-83 ... 9 May 1935

[Agora Object] B 231: Arrowhead or Spearhead

Large arrowhead or spearhead. Two-barbed, and with a stem to fit into the shaft. Modern fill. Leica, Various vii-92 ... 21 May 1935

[Agora Object] B 243: Arrowhead

Triangular, triple-barbed arrowhead, with socket for the shaft, and a small hole in the side of the socket. The barbs broken at the tips. Cistern A. Leica, Various vii-92 ... 24 May 1935

[Agora Object] B 257: Bell

The iron clapper missing save few rust marks. The ring at top worn thin from much use. below ca. 61.50m. Destruction debris north of east bay. Late Roman fill, perhaps disturbed. Leica, Various vii-83 ... 10 June 1935

[Agora Object] B 319: Hair Pin

Both ends broken off. Long straight shaft with moulded rings around it. Lines of inlaid silver in horizontal and diagonal patterns all along the shaft. Tapers towards both ends. Well. Upper fill. Leica, ... 7 April 1936

[Agora Object] B 321: Fish Hook

Intact. Flattened at upper end; single(?) barb at other. ca. 2.30m. below surface Below surface, in consistent Late Roman fill with coins. Leica, Various vii-83 ... 8 April 1936


[Agora Object] B 376: Pin : Aphrodite Anadyomene

Tip of pin missing. The head is composed of a Corinthian capital, on which kneels a nude female figure, her right knee on the ground; her left elbow resting on her bent left knee. Both hands are raised ... 9 June 1936

[Agora Object] B 441: Fish Hook

Broken at upper end. Byzantine Street, upper fill. Leica, Various vii-83 ... 27 April 1937


[Agora Object] B 475: Mirror

Injured, by fall of slab, both above and below. Thick flat disk. The handle though short appears to be complete. At its top, a pair of volutes with a palmette between, and on either side a pair of tendrils ... 23 March 1936

[Agora Object] B 521: Pin

Tip broken off; badly oxidized and could not be cleaned (disintegrated in the effort); otherwise intact. Plain straight shaft with two grooves just below the head. Large pointed knob-like head, ornamented ... 1 February 1938

[Agora Object] B 555: Key

The ring a flat band. From the ring, projecting like a bezel, is a short rectangular bar to which is attached at right angles a key made of ten projections, round in section. Late Roman fill with Byzantine ... 29 April 1938


[Agora Object] B 687: Steelyard Arm

Two spare hooks and bits of wire coils and chain seem to belong. After cleaning, the arm is seen to consists of a shaft rectangular in section slightly thicker at one end than at the other, and finished ... 10 May 1939


[Agora Object] B 696: Spoon

Small complete spoon. Oval bowl, very shallow. Stem rectangular in section and flattened at the end, where it is pierced horizontally. Grave 17 (?). Polyethylene ziplock bag sealed handling with gloves ... 22 May 1939

[Agora Object] B 770: Fibula

Point of pin broken off. Bow has longitudinal ridge with cross-hatching in relief. Well in street of Roman Agora, 2nd meter. Early Roman : 1st c. A.D. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 6 August 1946

[Agora Object] B 848: Ring Key

Plain band with rectangular key attachment. Building P, room 7, where north floor II lacks to West. 1378 Leica, Various vii-83 ... 26 April 1948

[Agora Object] B 887: Nail or Hook

Complete except for chip from head. Large-headed hook (if right angle in shaft is original); otherwise a nail. Head flat. Shaft rectangular in section, tapering to a point, now bent. N.W. room, Poros Building, ... 7 June 1949

[Agora Object] B 1001: Surgical Instrument

Broken in the middle. Long slender channel, pointed in one end. The other end bent like a hook. Ends up in a bird' s head. On the handle a knob bounded to either side by ridges. Stoa shop IX from south, ... 12 June 1952

[Agora Object] B 1019: Nail

Nail with broad flat head. South Terrace, cut IV, north, layer 1, behind South Stoa wall, South Stoa II, building fill. Leica, VII-83 ... 17 April 1953

[Agora Object] B 1109: Unguent Spoon

Oval bowl with central rib. Shaft ending above in a drop. Rather well preserved. Decorative rings around the part where bowl and shaft meet. Cf. Corinth XII, pp. 132-134, pl. 82. In front of late Roman ... 8 May 1947

[Agora Object] BI 46: Bone Probe

Tapering handle; thin round blade, slightly upturned. Dark brown. Well, dump. Leica, Various vii-78 ... 14 June 1932

[Agora Object] BI 55: Bone Spindle Whorl

Globular, with small flattened top, and larger flattened bottom. Decorated with a band of double concentric circles incised around a central dot; above and below this band, three incised grooves. Brown ... 13 May 1933

[Agora Object] BI 79: Bone Spoon

Complete. Round shallow bowl. Pointed handle with transverse grooves just above the bowl. Well. Black fill. Leica, Various vii-78 ... 26 February 1934

[Agora Object] BI 85: Bone Pin

Mended from two fragments, the point lacking. The head is shaped like a Corinthian capital, with leaves under the corners, and a square abacus. On the abacus is seated a winged Eros, with legs crossed ... 21 March 1934

[Agora Object] BI 92: Bone Button

Flat at the back, slightly convex on top. Decorated on the edge with incised triangles. Probably Byzantine. House B, upper layer, probably floor. Late Roman (?) 183 Leica, Various vii-84 ... 23 March 1934

[Agora Object] BI 137: Bone Stylus

One end pointed, the other flattened for erasing. Early red fill east of road. Leica, Various vii-79 ... 28 March 1935

[Agora Object] BI 187: Bone Spoon

Small-bowled spoon with flat handle, cut at the top into a leaf shape, and pierced, just below this, with a small hole. Red Roman fill over interior north wall of Burnt Building. Leica, Various vii-78 ... 19 June 1935

[Agora Object] BI 313: Bone Die

Intact. Numbers arranged as usual: one opposite six; two opposite five; three opposite four. Bone greenish in color, as are other pieces of bone from this fill. Late Roman fill. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 4 June 1936

[Agora Object] BI 315: Bone Pin

Large heavy moulded head, with fine grooves around shaft just below. Well, earth. Leica, Various vii-78 ... 9 June 1936

[Agora Object] BI 404: Bone Stylus

Pointed at one end. Flat paddle at the other, with ornamental grooves between. Well, basket 9. Leica, XXXIX-51, Various vii-79 ... 25 May 1937

[Agora Object] BI 416: Bone Pin

Short shaft tapering to a point. Pointed knob head and grooves around the shaft just below the head. Well, earth. Leica, Various vii-78 ... 12 June 1937

[Agora Object] BI 419: Bone Die

Not quite cubical, and fairly large. The pips of the numbers are made of an incised ring around a dot. Well D, earth. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 17 June 1937

[Agora Object] BI 420: Bone Die

Double incised rings around dots. Similar to BI 419, but smaller. Well D, earth. Leica, Various vii-87 ... 17 June 1937

[Agora Object] BI 421: Bone Stylus

One half of the shaft roughly rounded, pointed at the end; the other rectangular, and flattened at the end. Well, from the earth. Leica, XXXIX-51, Various vii-79, Various i-65 ... 13 June 1937


[Agora Object] BI 457: Ivory Handle

Large guard for the hilt of a sword, inlay carving of palmettes at the top on either side. Traces of iron pins and silver (?) which must have been carefully picked out. Inscibed beneath. Mr. Gejvall considers ... 13 June 1938