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Agora I: Portrait Sculpture.

Harrison, E. B ... Presented in catalogue form are 64 portrait heads, headless torsos, and fragments (of both categories) ranging in date from the first half of the 1st century B.C. to the 5th century A.D. The catalogue ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1953

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Agora II: Coins: From the Roman through the Venetian ...

Thompson, M ... Of the 55,492 coins that were recovered from the Athenian Agora during excavations from 1931 to 1949, this catalogue presents 37,000. These range in date from the last century of the Roman Republic to ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1954

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Agora III: Literary and Epigraphical Testimonia.

Wycherley, R. E ... Here are presented all the ancient written references, both literary and epigraphical, to the Agora (including its environs) and its monuments. The introduction summarizes chronologically the authors cited, ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1957

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Agora IV: Greek Lamps and Their Survivals.

Howland, R. H ... The author has used the trustworthy chronological data supplied by the scientific excavation of “closed deposits” at the Athenian Agora to build a continuous series of lamp types from the 7th century B.C ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1973

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Agora V: Pottery of the Roman Period: Chronology.

Robinson, H. S ... A group of closed deposits, ranging in date from the 1st century B.C. to the early 7th century A.D., provide evidence for the relative and absolute chronology of pottery used during many centuries of Roman ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1959

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Agora VI: Terracottas and Plastic Lamps of the ...

Grandjouan, C ... The volume contains a short introduction, a classification by types, a critical catalogue, a register of the dated contexts, concordances and indexes, and an excursus by T. B. L. Webster on the theatrical ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1971

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Agora VII: Lamps of the Roman Period, First to ...

Perlzweig, J ... Nearly 3,000 specimens of lamps of “Roman” character are catalogued in this volume that covers the period from the 1st century B.C. to the 8th century A.D. The lamps are not easy to classify because the ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1961

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Agora VIII: Late Geometric and Protoattic Pottery, ...

Brann, E. T. H ... This volume reports on Athenian pottery found in the Athenian Agora up to 1960 that can dated from about the middle of the 8th century, when “the appearance of a painter of sufficient personal distinction ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1961

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Agora IX: The Islamic Coins.

Miles, G. C ... All but 9 of the 6,449 Islamic coins found at Athenian Agora up to the date when this book was written belong to the Ottoman period. The earliest datable Ottoman coin is from the reign of Mehmed I (1413-21) ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1962

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Agora X: Weights, Measures and Tokens.

Lang, M. Crosby, M ... The first part of this book deals with weights (14 bronze, 109-111 lead, 28 stone) and measures (75 dry, 28-31 liquid). Although humble objects, the detailed study of these everyday items provides archaeological ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1964

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Agora XI: Archaic and Archaistic Sculpture.

Harrison, E. B ... Over 170 catalogued pieces of sculpture from the Athenian Agora are divided into four sections: the genuinely Archaic in date and form, the “archaistic” imitating Archaic originals (late 5th century to ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1965

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Agora XII: Black and Plain Pottery of the 6th, ...

Sparkes, B. A. Tallcott, L ... This massive (two-part) volume focuses on pottery produced between 600 and 300 B.C. with Sparkes discussing the black glaze and Talcott the domestic (household and kitchen) wares of the period. Over 2,040 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1970

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Agora XIII: The Neolithic and Bronze Ages.

Immerwahr, S. A ... The finds in the Athenian Agora from the Neolithic and Bronze Ages have added important chronological context to the earliest eras of Athenian history. The bulk of the items are pottery, but stone, bone, ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1971

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Agora XIV: The Agora of Athens. The History, Shape ...

Thompson, H. A. Wycherley, R. E ... The subtitle, The History, Shape and Uses of an Ancient City Center, suggests the general character of this volume, which provides an overview of the area that served as the civic center of Athens from ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1972

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Agora XV: Inscriptions: The Athenian Councillors.

Merrit, B. D. Traill, J ... This book presents 494 dedications made by, and honoring, members of the Athenian administrative assembly (prytaneis) between 408/7 B.C. and A.D. 231/2. The inscriptions are important because they enable ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1974

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Agora XVI: Inscriptions: The Decrees.

Woodhead, A. G ... Edited texts, with extensive commentary, of some 344 fragments of Attic decrees dating from the mid-5th century B.C. to A.D. 203, found in excavations of the Athenian Agora before 1967, with brief notes ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1997

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Agora XVII: Inscriptions: The Funerary Monuments.

Bradeen, D. W ... This volume presents the funerary inscriptions found in the Athenian Agora between 1931 and 1968. In addition, all Agora fragments of the public casualty lists known in 1971 have been included, together ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1972

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Agora XVIII: Inscriptions: The Dedicatory Monuments

Geagan, D ... This is the last of five volumes presenting inscriptions discovered in the Athenian Agora between 1931 and 1967. Published here are inscriptions on monuments commemorating events or victories, on statues ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2009

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Agora XIX: Inscriptions: Horoi, Poletai Records, ...

Lalonde, G.V. Langdon, M. K. Walbank, M. B ... The three types of inscription from the Athenian Agora presented in this volume are all concerned with important civic matters. Part I, by Gerald V. Lalonde, includes all the horoi found in the excavations; ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1991

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Agora XX: The Church of the Holy Apostles.

Frantz, A ... The Church of the Holy Apostles stands at an important crossroads in the southeast corner of the area of the ancient Agora. The earliest church on the site, built over a wall of the 5th-century B.C. Mint ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1971