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[Agora Deposit] O 7:5: Tomb of the Niches

Mycenaean Chamber Tomb with niches. One of the few tombs found in the Agora that has an almost architectural regularity with squares chamber (1.75m wide by 2.10m deep) and axially centered dromos (4m long ... Myc. III A 1:2

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 220, p. 199

Hydria. Lid Fragment. Furumark, M.P., p. 78. Asine, p. 415, fig. 270, 14. Furumark, M.P., p. 35, fig. 7. Fountain, p. 384, fig. 65, a-j. Korakou, p. 69, fig. 100. Fountain, p. 396, fig. 76, a. Zygouries, ... Agora 13 199 P 22276 P 22281 V 24:1 S 27:7 J 7:2 O 7:7 O 7:5 O 7:2 O 8:4 N 7:2 O 7:3 O 8:3 P 8:8 P 9:4 O 7:4 P 8:9 O 7:14 ... Mycenaean III B-C

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 222, p. 201

Whorl or Button. Furumark, M.P., p. 23, fig. 4. Furumark, M.P., p. 397, fig. 69. Prosymna, II, fig. 602. Description of Tombs and Catalogue of Objects; The Tombs at The Northeast Corner of the Agora; Tombs ... Agora 13 201 ST 513 P 21590 O 7:5 ... Mycenaean III A

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 295, p. 274

The Neolithic and Bronze Ages; Index of Deposits. Burial. Pit. Fill. Well. Other ... Agora 13 274 A-B 18:1 N 12:1 A 18:4 N 12:4 B 21:15 N 14:3 E-F 2-3:2 N 21:5 G 12:17 N 21-22:1 G 12:18 O 7:2 G 19:1 O 7:3 O 7:4 G-H 11-12 O 7:5 H 11:2 O 7:7 I 9:2 O 7:14 J 7:2 O 8:3 J 8:1 O 8:4 J 8:2 O-Q ...

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 353

pl. 45. Burial ... Agora 13 P 21575 P 21577 P 21588 P 21576 P 21590 P 21574 P 21589 P 21573 O 7:5 XLVIII-28 XLVIII-14 1997.20.0459

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 387

pl. 79. Burial. Other ... Agora 13 N 21-22:1 N 21:5 M 21:2 M 21:3 O 7:7 O 7:5 O 7:2 N 7:2 O 7:3 O 7:4 O 7:14

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 8, s. 144, p. 130

Well. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp. 114-115. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp. 141-143. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp. 115-117. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp. 125-127. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp. 143-146. Hesperia, XXX, 1961, pp ... Agora 8 130 P 25652 N 11:3 P 7:2 N 11:4 P 7:3 N 11:5 P 14:2 N 11:6 N 18:8 Q 8:9 N 21:6 Q 12:2 N 21-22:1 Q 13:5 O 7:9 O 7:12 Q 13-14:1 O 7:5 Q 17:2 O 12:1 Q 17:6 R 8:2 O 12:2 ... Late 8th B.C.

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[Agora Publication Page] Agora 13, s. 15, p. xiv

Burial ... Agora 13 xiv I 9:2 N 21-22:1 N 21:5 M 21:2 M 21:3 A-B 18:1 A 18:4 J 7:2 J 8:4 J 8:1 J 8:2 J 8:3 J 10:1 O 7:7 O 7:5 O 7:2 N 7:2 O 7:3 O 8:4 O 8:3 P 8:8 P 9:4 Q 7:2 Q 8:8 Q 8:4 R 7:1 R 7:2

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[Agora Object] P 21577: Three-Handled Jar

Mended from many pieces; fragment of rim, base and walls missing. Rim slightly flaring downwards; short neck, flat bottom projecting; vertical band handles. Neck inside and out, rim, handles outside, lower ... LH III A-B

[Agora Object] G 436: Bead

Slightly broken. Surface pitted. Large hole through the center. White paste. Late Helladic III A-B. Mycenaean chamber tomb, main chamber, pocket in floor at west side. 4698 Leica ... 9 July 1951

[Agora Object] ST 515: Whorl or Button

Intact save minor chips. Pierced. Double conical shape. Steatite. Mycenaean Chamber Tomb. Main chamber, east skeleton, under neck. 4690 Leica PD 1200-26 ... 9 July 1951

[Agora Object] J 126: Gold Bead

Small round bead. Pierced for stringing on a necklace. Mycanaean chamber tomb. Among bones at S.E. corner. Late Helladic III A-B. 4689 Leica, 6-158 ... 4 July 1951

[Agora Object] P 21573: Two-Handled Jar

Intact except fragment mended on lip and a small one missing. Broad mouth, thickened rim, short neck-outline curve unbroken, narrow bottom not well stabilized. Flat handles from rim to body. Once covered ... 26 June 1951

[Agora Object] P 21575: Jug Fragment

Mouth, neck, handle and part of shoulder preserved. Tall, rather wide neck, plain flaring lip; heavy rolled handle, oval in section, from rim. Unglazed, but finished with a good slip. Pinkish-buff clay ... 28 June 1951

[Agora Object] P 21588: Bowl

Intact; minor chips. A small open bowl with slightly formed base and flat bottom. Covered over all with paint fired red, very worn. Buff clay with impurities. Mycenaean chamber tomb; main chamber, pile ... LH III A-B

[Agora Object] P 21589: Three-Handled Jar

One handle and fragments of lip missing; base cracked. Flatish rim, horizontal handles round in section. Crisscross pattern on shoulder, bordered by glaze bands. Lower part, mouth and handles covered with ... LH III A-B

[Agora Object] P 21590: Three-Handled Jar

Mended from many pieces; fragment from rim and walls missing. Flat rim, rising shoulder, thickened base; vertical band handles, bulge at the attachments. I n handle zone, spirals; below bands and the ... LH III A

[Agora Publication] Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... Hesperia 21 10.2307_146727 10.2307_146728 10.2307_146729 10.2307_146730 10.2307_146731 10.2307_146779 10.2307_146780 10.2307_146781 10.2307_146782 10.2307_146783 10.2307_146858 10.2307_146859 10.2307_146860 ... 1952

[Agora Object] B 968: Knife

Broken into a number of pieces an din poor condition. Mycenaean chamber tomb, main chamber, pile of bones at south. 4690 Leica ... 9 July 1951

[Agora Object] ST 514: Whorl or Button

Truncated pyramid shape; intact. Not polished; tool marks (scratches) still visible. Dark brownish, somewhat mottled stone. Mycenaean Chamber Tomb. Among bones at southeast corner. 4689 Leica PD 1200-26 ... 4 July 1951

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[Agora Image] 2004.01.0424 (HAT 51-157)

Mycenaean chamber tombs with niches. Deposit O 7:5 ... south ... 1951

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[Agora Image] 2004.01.0425 (HAT 51-158)

Mycenaean chamber tombs with niches as cleaned. Deposit O 7:5 ... north ... 1951

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[Agora Image] 2004.01.0426 (HAT 51-159)

Mycenaean chamber tombs with niches, skeletons in chamber. Deposit O 7:5 ... 1951

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[Agora Image] 2004.01.0427 (HAT 51-160)

Mycenaean chamber tombs with niches, three-handled jar as found. Deposit O 7:5 ... 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0186 (XLVIII-9)

Tomb of the Niches. Dromos and doorway. At left, the east niche with trench and wall of the Late Roman house passing over it. Deposit O 7:5 ... south 4691 Horizontal (normal) ... 27 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0187 (XLVIII-10)

Tomb of the Niches, dromos and doorway. At left, the east niche with the wall trench of the Late Roman house passing over it. At right, the west niche. Deposit O 7:5 ... southwest 4692 Horizontal (normal) ... 26 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0188 (XLVIII-11)

Tomb of the Niches. Niche in the west side of the dromos before the removal of the stones. View from above. Deposit O 7:5 ... west 4693 Horizontal (normal) ... 26 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0189 (XLVIII-12)

Mycenaean chamber tomb known as the Tomb of the Niches. Niche at west side of the dromos. Wall removed, skeletons and pots exposed. Some bedrock at the top of the niche collapsed after the wall had been ... west 4695 Horizontal (normal) ... 26 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0190 (XLVIII-13)

Tomb of the Niches. Niche in west side of the dromos, view of the lower skeleton. Deposit O 7:5 ... west 4697 Horizontal (normal) ... 27 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0191 (XLVIII-14)

Tomb of the Niches. View showing the niche at the west side of the dromos. Wall removed, skeletons and pots exposed. Some bedrock at top of the niche collapsed after the wall had been removed. Photo taken ... west 4696 Horizontal (normal) ... 27 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0192 (XLVIII-15)

Tomb of the Niches, dromos and doorway. At left, east niche with trench and wall of the Late Roman house passing over it, with the stones at the bottom of the doorway cleaned. Deposit O 7:5 ... south 4694 Horizontal (normal) ... 26 Jun 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0195 (XLVIII-18)

Tomb of the Niches, top burial in the main chamber. Deposit O 7:5 ... north 4724 Horizontal (normal) ... 2 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0196 (XLVIII-19)

Tomb of the Niches. View showing skeleton at the east side of the main chamber. Skull by a three-handled jar as first cleared. Deposit O 7:5 ... north 4725 Horizontal (normal) ... 5 April 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0198 (XLVIII-24)

Tomb of the Niches. Tomb as finally cleaned. Deposit O 7:5 ... north 4727 Horizontal (normal) ... 5 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0199 (XLVIII-25)

Tomb of the Niches, view showing the skeleton at the east side of the main chamber, fully cleaned. Upper left, stones of the doorway. Left, part of the west skeleton. Below, part of pile of swept-up bones ... north 4726 Horizontal (normal) ... 3 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0200 (XLVIII-26)

Tomb of the Niches. View showing the skeleton on the west side of the main chamber, as finally cleaned. At left, pile of swept bones. Below, the east skeleton. Deposit O 7:5 ... west 4730 Horizontal (normal) ... 7 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0201 (XLVIII-27)

Tomb of the Niches as finally cleaned. Deposit O 7:5 ... southwest 4732 Horizontal (normal) ... 7 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0202 (XLVIII-28)

Tomb of the Niches as finally cleaned. Deposit O 7:5 ... south 4731 Horizontal (normal) ... 7 Jul 1951

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[Agora Image] 2012.53.0225 (XLVIII-52)

Plan and sections of the chamber tomb with the niches. Deposit O 7:5 ... PD 282 Horizontal (normal) ... 1951

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[Agora Image] 1997.20.0414 (XLVIII-10)

Tomb of the Niches, dromos and doorway. At left, the east niche with the wall trench of the Late Roman house passing over it. At right, the west niche. Deposit O 7:5 ... southwest 4692 ... 26 Jun 1951