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[Agora Object] I 5510: Boundary Stone

Inscribed boundary stone of Agora. The corners of its upper are much rubbed. All surfaces were roughly picked. On the broad face that looks norheast, a band was smoothed with a toothed chisel across the ... 27 February 1938

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[Agora Object] A 2663: Water Pipe

Y-shaped junction pipe uniting the eastern and western outlets of the Southeast Fountain House; larger later system. Found in situ north of the Southeast Fountain House. Removed 25 July 1956. 5821, 5823-5824, ... 25 July 1956

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[Agora Object] A 3649: Basin

Joining fragment on one upper corner. Rim missing though part of a channel preserved at one end. Apparently worked down through periods of reuse. Sides straight flaring out at top. Anathyrosis on two edges ... July 1967

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[Agora Object] A 3650: Basin

Rim broken off, but bottom part of channel preserved on one end. Much worked down through various periods of reuse. Sides straight, flaring out at top. Anathyrosis on two edges. Pair of pry holes on one ... July 1967

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[Agora Object] A 1048: Water Pipe

A rectangular half-housing joint at either end; closed with fine hard white lime cement. Buff clay; unglazed. Lime deposit on inside Not found during June 2001 flood, must have been left in situ. Not found, ... 15 May 1939

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[Agora Object] I 6096: Honorary Decree

Inscribed stele. Stele with pedimental top. Top of pediment broken away. Stele broken diagonally below. Surface badly worn, and in places illegible, though of water in drain. Back rough picked. Decree ... 271/0 B.C.

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[Agora Object] I 7012: Boundary Stone

Inscribed boundary stone. Face smooth 0.10m. down from top. Rough picked on top, sides and below 0.10m. on face. "O" for genitive "OY", "H" for aspirate; tailed "rho". Letter spacing: 0.026m. Pentelic ... 2 September 1966

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[Agora Object] I 7042: Prytany Decree

Complete stele. Minor chips on face and piece from rear missing. Tang for insertion into base preserved. Back rough picked. Some sort of wear along upper half of right side. Letters generally well preserved ... 220/19 B.C.

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[Agora Object] I 7043: Prytany Decree Fragments

Inscribed fragments. Two fragments; largely complete. Most of pediment and tang missing. Much wear on the backs of both pieces. Letters generally clear, some missing along edges, particularly the right ... 22 and 26 July 1968

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[Agora Object] I 7186: Herm Base

Inscribed Herm base. Mended and restored in cement, including much of upper right front surface. Mouldings run at three sides: fascia crowned ovolo at top and cyma reversa over fascia at bottom. Back rough ... 20 May 1970

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[Agora Object] P 15070: Stirrup Vase

Mended from many pieces; part of lip of spout; one-half of handle, chips from knob at its top, and small fragments of wall missing. Low raised base, slightly concave beneath, plump round body; vertical ... 13 May 1939

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[Agora Object] P 15071: Vessel Fragments

Several joining fragments preserve part of wall and shoulder of a large closed pot. Decoration in brown to black glaze: around wall, groups of horizontal bands; on shoulder, thin crescent-shaped petals, ... 13 May 1939

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[Agora Object] P 15072: Vessel Fragment

Several joining fragments preserve part of rim and wall of large cup or open bowl with out-turned rim. Soft pink clay with large red bits; traces of thin white slip. Grave. 312 Leica, XXIII-20 ... 13 May 1939

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[Agora Object] S 2525: Altar

Battered and broken off at top. Round altar, which sits on plinth with two fasciae, the upper one recessed 0.042m. Moldings on altar, from bottom, are two fasciae, the upper one recessed 0.045m., and ... 7 June 1973

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[Agora Object] I 5407: Inscribed Base: Dedication

Inscribed base. The full height and width of the block appear to be preserved; mouldings along top and bottom; both much battered. Six lines of the inscription preserved. Pentelic marble. Finished Northwest ... 29 April 1938

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[Agora Object] I 5423: Base Fragment

Inscribed fragment of statue base. Inscribed face, which was down has suffered greatly from fire (?); otherwise intact. Crowning and base mouldings much chipped. Four lines of the inscription preserved ... 7 May 1938

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[Agora Object] I 5486: Base

Inscribed base. Dimensions apparently preserved; edges and moulding chipped. The block has a base moulding along the full length of the long right side, across the face, and part away back on the left ... 3 June 1938

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[Agora Object] I 5517: Dedication

Inscribed block. The block as reused is standing upright, the inscribed face towards the west. Inscribed in a smoothed band across the top, above a rough picked surface. There are cuttings in the top, ... 6 June 1938

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[Agora Object] B 966: Vase

Intact. An open flat-bottomed cup with shallow spout and wishbone handles. Slightly outwards lip. Walls flaring to plain rim flat on top. Heavily corroded and the surface rough. Tomb; inside door. Mycenaean ... LH III B (possibly C)

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[Agora Object] A 1038: Water Pipe

Broken, but nearly complete. One long and one short joint tongue; rectangular clean-out hole. Pale yellow clay with coarse grit; thin brown glaze on inside only. Finished From the drain of the kitchen ... 550-525 B.C.

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[Agora Object] A 1039: Water Pipe

Broken but practically complete. One long joint tongue only. Oval clean-out hole. Buff clay, unglazed inside, four brown rings outside. Cf. Hesperia Suppl. 4 (1940), pp. 88, 90, n. 66, fig. 67. Finished ... 470 B.C.

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[Agora Object] A 1040: Water Pipeline

Broken, but complete. One long and one short joint tongue. Oval clean-out hole. Buff clay; thin glaze on inside only. Finished From a drain to the S.E. of the Bouleuterion Propylon, perhaps with earliest ... 470 B.C.

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[Agora Object] A 1269: Wall Block

Broken top and bottom; original faces on both sides and both ends. At one end a projecting tongue. Surfaced with light buff stucco, hard, on front and back and on end opposite tongue. At the bottom, the ... 15 July 1947

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[Agora Object] A 1807: Well Curb

Mended from many pieces; small parts of rim and sides restored in plaster. Broad rim sloping slightly down; the outer face beveled, the underside forming a continuos curve with a light collar around the ... April 1951

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[Agora Object] A 2295: Water Pipe Sections

a) Mended from many pieces, broken off and cracked; contains a lead pipe. No leading. b) The joints are cemented and bound with lead. Water deposit inside of both. Red clay with bits in it. Civic Offices, ... 2 May 1953

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[Agora Object] A 2431: Water Pipe

Part of one pipe and the start of the next one. The two fastened together with lead. The original intake pipe leading into the west end of the passage of the cistern; Stoa Terrace opposite Piers 11-12 ... 6 April 1954

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[Agora Object] A 3386: Frieze Block: Doric

Block apparently complete. Only the right end has been exposed; in its upper half the end was left rough and its front edge chamfered to take the overlapping next frieze block (?); the lower half is cut ... 18 July 1963

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[Agora Object] A 3387: Frieze Block: Doric

Block now rests upside down so its original top is not visible. Both ends of block treated like right end of A 3386, i.e. rough in upper half and chamfered at front, square cut in lower half. Back of block ... 18 July 1963

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[Agora Object] A 3671: "Stoker's Helmet"

Back and edges broken away. Helmet shaped terracotta object with six holes around sides. Nosepiece indicated in solid clay, also crest, decorated with four low bosses. Edge broken away in a manner suggesting ... July 1968

[Agora Object] Agora XII, no. 1595

Thickened rim, globular body, straight-sided ring foot. For the handle set still lower see P 24663 R 12:4-POU Pots and Pans, fig. 28 left ... Context ca. 520-480 B.C.

[Agora Object] Agora XII, no. 1849

Flat bottom; beveled rim. Light grayish buff clay with black bits. Found set into the ground, the rim flush with the floor, an arrangement which recalls that found in bathing establishments where basins ... Context 4th c. B.C.

[Agora Object] Agora XII, no. 150

Flaring ring foot; rim flat on top; high double handle. Glazed: the neck, a line round the body at the line of handle- attachment, and on the outer face of the foot. From the same deposit, P 23187, flat ... 500-480 B.C.

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[Agora Object] P 21570: Spouted Cup

Mended from several pieces; chips missing. Slightly flaring lip, narrow, very low base, flattish handle from rim to body. Rim, spout, probably handle covered with paint; probably the upper half covered ... LH III B (possibly C)

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[Agora Object] P 21993: Three-Handled Jar

Six joining fragments preserve most of rim and neck and about half the upper part of the body, including all one handle and the beginning of the root of another. Body tapers sharply downward. Rounded sloping ... May-June 1951

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[Agora Object] I 4720: Marble Fragments: List of Names

Inscribed fragments. List of names by tribes and demes. Fragments ΘΘ 104 and ΘΘ 124 (a) four joining fragments. Inscribed face only preserved; parts of two columns. Fragments ΘΘ 121a, ΘΘ 121b, ΘΘ 124b, ... 4th. century B.C.

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[Agora Object] I 4995: Block: List of Names

Inscribed block. Block was originally a statue plinth. At either end a pair of deep cuttings (now much broken) seem to have been used as dowel-holes for the feet of a quadruped. Full length not obtainable ... 27 July 1937

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[Agora Object] I 1597: Base

Inscribed statue base. About the three exposed sides a band was left undressed around the bottom, and this projects ca. 0.025m. beyond the finished face above. This upper face would seem originally to ... Ca. 485 B.C.

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[Agora Object] I 6506: Record Fragment

Inscribed fragment. Preserves lower left corner, surrounded by moulding. Tongue at bottom for fixing into base. List of names with amounts. Pentelic marble. ADDENDA Joined to I 2423. Found used as cover ... 26 April 1952

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[Agora Object] I 6507: Marble Fragments

Inscribed fragments. Three joining fragments preserve upper central part. Crowned by pediment in which is shield; above akroterion. Pentelic marble. Found used as cover slab for drain under the late Roman ... 26 April 1952

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[Agora Object] I 6628: Base Fragments

Inscribed statue base; Iliad base. Put together from about sixty fragments. Finished with drove in front face, with toothed chisel on lateral faces, fine picked on top, rough picked on back. Left foot ... May 1953

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[Agora Object] I 6694: Mining Inscription

Inscribed stele. A complete stele with flat top. Sides roughly dressed except at front edge. Back roughly worked and very irregular. The inscribed surface has been carefully re-dressed with a toothed chisel ... 31 August 1954

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[Agora Object] IL 1267: Lead Water Pipe Section

First and best preserved section of water pipe from system found in place. Made of a sheet of lead folded to form a tube. The opening at one end is larger, for insertion of the connecting section of pipe ... 2 May 1952

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[Agora Object] I 7168: Herm Base

Inscribed Herm base. Part of top west surface broken away. Inscribed front. Socket for insertion of Herm above. Within socket, a round dowel hole, with lead remains. Smoothly finished sides, back tooth ... 17 July 1970

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[Agora Object] I 7295: Decree

Inscribed stele. Complete. Decree honoring Kallias, son of the Thymochares, of Sphettios, in the archonship of Sosistratos. Similar decree honors his brother. Pentelic marble. Cf. IG II2, no. 682. Finished ... 270/69 B.C. (?).

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[Agora Object] I 7354: Base

Inscribed statue base. Missing are chips. Crossward is cavetto over ovolo. Cutting for bronze statue on top. Inscribed on front. Faint traces of red paint on ovolo. White crystal marble. Found in late ... 24 March 1972

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[Agora Object] P 23182: Hydria

Mended from three pieces, one of them being a handle; cracked. Part of lip restored; small hole below the one horizontal handle. Plain thickened rim; ring foot with straight profile and narrow resting ... 5 May 1953

[Agora Object] P 23184: Oinochoe

Intact, except for chips from mouth and foot and small holes on body. Trefoil mouth; flat handle rooted on rim and body with a finger depression at lower attachment; ring foot with almost vertical sides ... 5 May 1953

[Agora Object] P 23186: Oinochoe

One-third of foot missing, the rest of it badly chipped. Chips missing from lip. Short almost straight neck, slightly flaring thickened rim. Round body. Flaring ring foot with flat resting surface; almost ... 5 May 1953

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[Agora Object] P 20755: Vessel Fragment

Fragment from neck of very large pot(?). Head of warrior to right: crested helmet, part of shield and two spears. Filling ornament. Thick fabric. Glaze dull, red to brown. Well east of Stoa room 2 (= ... January-February 1950

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[Agora Object] P 24790: Amphora

Burial Amphora. Most of neck, part of shoulder and small pieces of body missing. Substantial ring foot; plump ovoid body; plain flaring rim; small shoulder handles. Around neck, hatched maeander band, ... Early Geometric.

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[Agora Object] P 19423: Basin

A flower pot-shaped basin sunk in the floor; the bottom broken and about two-thirds of the floor missing; one fragment of floor found in place. Flat bottom, but apparently curved floor. Steep walls; flat-topped ... 1947

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[Agora Object] P 3741: Pithos

Mended from many pieces; the bottom missing. The lip, flat on top, projects slightly inside and out. Very coarse buff to red fabric, slipped on the outside, highly micaceous. Handmade. Cf. P 20639 ... 1 May 1934

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[Agora Object] S 1299: Portrait Bust of Male Figure

Complete except for chipped nose, and base. Draped bust, wearing tunic and cloak. An elderly man; the bald head has a close-clipped fringe of hair; the features are heavily lined. Point of juncture with ... Flavian period.

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[Agora Object] S 1319: Portrait Bust of Male Figure

A large piece missing at the back and left. Nose and mouth battered, ears chipped. Along the break, from the top of the head, is a vertical pinhole with traces of iron stain. The wear on front and back ... Early Flavian period.

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[Agora Object] S 837: Male Portrait Head

The face, except for corner of left eye, and the left cheek, is missing; otherwise intact. The neck ends in a carefully cut tenon. The head is that of a man with a thick curly beard and short curly hair ... Period of Hadrian.

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[Agora Object] S 1030: Statue of Tyche

Head, right hand and the attribute it held missing. Standing female figure, about one-third of life size, on an irregular oval plinth, dressed in short-sleeved chiton with high waist and himation. She ... 6 April 1938