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2004.01.0212View of Athens in 1819 with the Hephaisteion at left. Engraving by Joseph Thürmer. Cf. Guide (1962), pp. 18-19, fig 1. 
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2004.01.0258Panorama showing Athens in 1819, with the Hephaisteion at left, and the Acropolis at right. Watercolor by Joseph Thürmer. 
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2004.01.0214Acropolis from inland. 
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2004.01.0305Bazaar in Athens. 
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1997.09.0246Painting of François S. Fauvel's house showing the collector on his balcony; the dome of the Holy Apostles to right of center. Photograph of the painting by L. Dupré. 
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1997.12.0387Middle Tower in the Stoa of Attalos, Piers 10-11. From a drawing made at the beginning of the 19th century for Edward Dodwell and published in his "Classical and Topographical Tour through Greece", 1819, vol. I, p. 370. Labelled as what was thought to be the "Gymnasium of Ptolemy". Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W6. 
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2004.01.0905Hephaisteion and Acropolis. Painting by Peter von Hess. 
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2004.01.0907Area of the Agora after the War of Independence. Watercolor by J.J. Wolfensberger. 
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1997.16.0010District of Hypapanti. Watercolor by Rottman. 
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1997.05.0504East facade. Surviving marbles imposed on the elevation by Stuart and Revett. 
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2009.03.0802Panorama from the Stoa of Attalos, looking over the Agora. 
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2003.01.0421Calotype photograph by John Shaw Smith. Taken looking from the Temple of Hephaistos, toward the Acropolis. The houses on the north slope that covered the ancient Agora and the Frankish tower are clearly visible. "Modern town of Athens with Acropolis at the back and Mars Hill or Areopagus on right. Athens Oct. 21, 1851" - annotation on the back of the original print by John Shaw Smith, our great-grandfather. Signed by Basil Megan, Sept. 29 1993 and Peter (A.H.S.) Megan, Nov. 5, 1993. See 2010.01.0357. 
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1997.15.0177Perspective drawing of the Klepsydra Spring House. Breton's sketch of the well house, made in 1859 (or earlier) while the frescoes were yet visible on the walls. 
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1997.08.0402Plan of the so-called 'Gymnasium of Ptolemy' (Stoa of Attalos) before excavations. 
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1997.08.0117Drawing of the north end of the Stoa as tower of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 7. 
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1997.08.0118Drawing of the Middle Tower of the Stoa of Attalos, part of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W6. 
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1997.08.0119Drawing of the tower at the south end of the Stoa. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 5. 
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1997.02.0243View from the Hill of the Nymphs; rephotographed from two joining prints from the collection of the University Museum, Philadelphia. The Frankish tower still stands on the Acropolis (destroyed around 1874). 
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2010.01.0066View from the Hill of the Nymphs of the Agora, before 1874. 
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1997.05.0488Panorama before the excavation. View from the northwest of the Acropolis with the Frankish tower. In foreground, tracks of the surface railroad. 
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1997.08.0138View showing part of the north tower of the Late Roman Fortification Wall. Cf. Agora XXIV, pl. 5, Tower W 7. Photograph of a print in the Gennadius Library. 
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1997.02.0290Perspective drawing of the Agora. Photographed from "Ancient Greece, 8 Engravings", published by Lydia Kerofilas, 1969. (English captions). Drawing by J. Bühlmann. 
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2009.01.0187Perspective drawing of the Agora. 
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1997.02.0286Perspective drawing of the Agora. Photographed from Ancient Greece, 8 Engravings, published by Lydia Kerofilas, 1969. (Greek captions). 
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1997.01.0040German Institute, Athens. Zeichnung Inv. Nr. 887 (part only). The original is a shade smaller. 
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1997.01.0418Plan of the areas of Vlassarou and St. Philip, on which the course of the railroad was drawn in 1890. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.02.0240Plan showing Dörpfelds' excavations at the west foot of the Acropolis and the Areopagus. 
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1997.16.0098Church of Christ, frescoed wall (from an old photograph made by one Lambrakis; print brought by the mute assistant at the National Museum). 
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1997.16.0130Church of the Holy Apostles (photo by G. Lambakis no. 1468-9). 
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1997.01.0098Section of the railroad cut by the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0099Section of the railroad cut at the corner of Adrianou and Eurysakeiou Streets. Adrianou Street is seen from the west, with the Library of Hadrian in background. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0100Section of the railroad cut by the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0101Section of the railroad cut west of the Stoa of Attalos. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0102Section of the railroad cut and the bridge of the present entrance to the Agora. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0103Section of the railroad cut. The round base is near the Altar of the Twelve Gods. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.01.0104Section of the railroad cut north of Kolonos Agoraios where is the Altar of Demos and Charites. Rephotographed from the Gennadius Library Album 1969. 
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1997.18.0017Plan of Dorpfeld's excavations west of the Acropolis and the Areopagus. 
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1997.10.0261View of the Giant and Tritons before the excavation as installed by the Greek Archaeological Society and usually called the "Stoa of the Giants." The statues were uncovered by the Greek Archaeological Society in 1859 and 1871. 
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1997.16.0345Terracotta pipe from the lesser Peisistratean pipeline between the Areopagus and the Pnyx. Excerpt from notebook in the Deutches Archeologishes Institut. 
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1997.03.0069Photograph taken at time of first stage of excavation by the German Institute as reported in Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896, p. 108 and Athenische Mitteilungen, 1897, p. 225. No pictures available of building as completely cleared in 1897. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1472. 
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1997.03.0070Photograph taken at time of first stage of excavation by the German Institute as reported in Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896. View of the Temple. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis, (Index) #1470. Cf. AB 126. 
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1997.03.0071Photograph taken at time of first stage of excavation by the German Institute as reported in Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896. Northeast corner of cella. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index) #1473. Cf. AB 126. 
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1997.03.0072Photograph taken at time of first stage of excavation by the German Institute as reported in Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896. View northwest corner of the Temple. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index) #1471. Cf. AB 126. 
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1997.03.0291Excavation of the Agora to the southwest of the Hephaisteion. Second room from the south of the Hellenistic Metroon. Cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, 1896, 108, plan and Athenische Mitteilungen, 1897, pp. 478-9 and photographs of Dromos excavation. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1474. 
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1997.01.0294Excavation of the Dromos. Steps of the stoa on the road from the Agora to the Dipylon. Propably in the Phinopoulos lot, no. 3 Adrianou Street. For Dörpfeld publications cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, XXII, 1897, pp. 478-9 and Antike Denkmäler, II, 1899-1901, text to pl. 37, p. 1, squares C1-C2. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1476. 
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1997.01.0295Excavation of the Dromos. Steps of Stoa. Certainly Phinopoulos lot, Adrianou Street no. 3. The houses in the background are on the north side of the blind alley off Theseion Street at the back of the lot and are still standing (1956). For the Phinopoulos lot cf. Hesperia 28 (1959), p. 294. For Dörpfeld publications cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, XXII, 1897, pp. 478-9 and Antike Denkmäler, II, 1899-1901, text to pl. 37, p. 1, squares C1-C2. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1477. 
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1997.01.0296Excavation of the Dromos. The back part of Phinopoulos lot, no. 3 Adrianou Street. For the house at the upper right, cf. 1997.01.0295. The other houses no longer exist (1956). For Dörpfeld publications cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, XXII, 1897, pp. 478-9 and Antike Denkmäler, II, 1899-1901, text to pl. 37, p. 1, squares C1-C2. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1478. 
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1997.01.0297Excavation between the Phinopoulos lot (no. 3 Adrianou St.) and the Piraeus railroad. Looking eastward along Adrianou St. See also AB 158. For Dörpfeld publications cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, XXII, 1897, pp. 478-9 and Antike Denkmäler, II, 1899-1901, text to pl. 37, p. 1, squares C1-C2. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1480. 
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1997.01.0298Excavation of the Dromos. Layers of the ancient road in Phinopoulos lot (no. 3 Adrianou Street) and foundations of building bordering the road. For Dörpfeld publications cf. Athenische Mitteilungen, XXII, 1897, pp. 478-9 and Antike Denkmäler, II, 1899-1901, text to pl. 37, p. 1, squares C1-C2. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1479. 
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1997.08.0404Reconstruction of the Stoa. Elevations and architectural details. 
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1997.08.0410Plan of the Stoa prior to the beginning of the excavations by the Greek Archeological Service in 1898. 
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1997.08.0411Restored plan of the Stoa. 
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1997.08.0368South part of the Stoa. Photograph taken about 1901 (perhaps at same time as AB 173), and certainly before 1903 when extensive conservation was done on this part of the building by Balanos (Cf. Praktika 1903, 62). Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1142. 
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1997.08.0369South part of the Stoa. Evidently a companion to AB 164 and taken at the same time, about 1901. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1141. 
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1997.08.0370Photograph taken in 1901 as it can be deduced from the reports of Mylonas' excavations in the Praktika for 1899-1902. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #1140. 
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2004.01.0125South Porch, inserting iron beam (1902). 
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1997.05.0115Raking sima (A 1095) and flank sima (A 1094) on top of Temple of Hephaistos. 
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1997.03.0014Pentelic marble statue of Apollo. View of cutting for head. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0015Pentelic marble statue of Apollo. Bottom view. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0016Detail of drapery and sandal at lower right front, close up. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0017Detail of drapery and sandal at lower right front. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0018Detail of drapery. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0019Pentelic marble statue of Apollo Patroos. Back view. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0020Pentelic marble statue of Apollo Patroos. Three-quarter right view. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0021Pentelic marble statue of Apollo Patroos. Three-quarter left view. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0022Pentelic marble statue of Apollo Patroos. Front view. National Museum in Athens #3573. Found in 1907 in the excavations of the Greek Archeological Society on the west side of the Agora. 
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1997.03.0290Excavations east of the Hephaistion. Temple of Apollo Patroos and parts of Metroon and Bouleuterion. 
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1997.08.0086Sample of the entablature with the inscribed epistyle as set up by the Greek Archaeological Service. 
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1997.08.0376Marbles in the Stoa area. Doric capitals of the Stoa and poros drums of the Middle Stoa. In the background, part of the shop-front wall. 
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1997.08.0377Steps, anta and south doorway. 
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1997.08.0378Sculptured fragments in the Stoa area. In the background, the Late Roman Fortification Wall running eastward from the northern end of the Stoa. The head is now Agora S 1367a and the leg is S 1375b. 
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1997.08.0379Sculptured fragments in the Stoa area. North Exedra in the background. The head is now Agora S 1367b and the foot is S 1375a. 
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1997.08.0380Marbles in the Stoa area. Column drum from the lower exterior order of the Stoa. Shops in the background. 
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1997.16.0384View of street by Dorpfeld's Dionyseion in Limnais, looking from the "wine press". 
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1997.18.0028Early excavations on the lower West Slope of the Areopagus. 
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1997.09.0274Comparative material: Ionic column capital with painted decoration; light greyish blue marble. Now in the National Museum in Athens. Originally from Athena's Temple at Sounion, possibly later reused in the Southeast Temple of the Agora. Four views: face and bolster. Probably found in the Greek Excavations of the Stoa of Attalos. Cf. Orlandos, Αρχαιολογικη Εφημερις, 1917, p. 184. 
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1997.09.0324Comparative material: Ionic column capital with painted decoration; light greyish-blue marble. Athens National Museum. Originally from Athena's Temple at Sounion, possibly later reused in the Southeast Temple of the Agora. Four views. Cf. Orlandos, Αρχαιολογικη Εφημερις, 1917, p. 184, figs. E, Z, H. 
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1997.12.0405Stretch of the Late Roman Fortification Wall, east of the Agora. 
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2008.03.0010Photograph of Piet and Effie de Jong in Athens. 
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2003.01.0422View of the Athenian Agora from the Acropolis . 
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1997.02.0257City plan as 1-104a, but including area to east and to east end of Roman Market. Dots indicate location and direction of photographs taken in 1930-1931 by Messinesi before the demolition of the houses in the Agora area. 
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1997.02.0258City plan of the 'American' zone of the Agora. 
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1997.08.0371View of the back wall and the original northeast corner. 
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1997.08.0372The north end, east wall. 
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1997.08.0373The north end. 
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1997.08.0374Detail of the shop-front wall. 
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1997.08.0375Detail of the back wall. 
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2004.01.0281View looking at the Temple, the Attic plain, the Sacred Way and Aigaleos in the foreground. Margarete Bieber, Verzeichnis (Index), #325. 
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1997.02.0234Plan of the Agora published in Judeich. 
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1997.03.0091Painted terracotta ridge antefix from the Stoa of Zeus. 
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1997.03.0275West side of the Agora at the end of 1931 season, with the Metroon in foreground. 
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1997.03.0282West side of the Agora. View of Section Α before the beginning of the excavation with a short stretch of Poseidonos Street visible in the foreground. 
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1997.03.0289West side of the Agora. View of Section Α before the beginning of the excavation with a short stretch of Poseidonos Street visible in the foreground. 
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1997.09.0127Detail of the mouldings on the Altar of Zeus Agoraios. Cf. 1997.09.0176 to view the entire block. 
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1997.09.0128Detail of the mouldings on the Altar of Zeus Agoraios. Cf. 1997.09.0176 to view the entire block. 
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1997.10.0486Male head from a relief, about half life size. 
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1997.10.0487Male head in high relief. About half life size. Pentelic marble. Three-quarter front view, proper right. 5th c. B.C. 
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1997.19.0001Section Α at the beginning of the excavation. Houses on Poseidonos Street in background. 
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2003.01.0275Mr. Theodore Leslie Shear's house. 
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2003.01.0319Thedore L. Shear at left.