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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

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Agora XXI: Graffiti and Dipinti.

Lang, M ... Over 3,000 informal inscriptions scratched or painted on pottery, lamps, or other clay fragments have been found in the excavations of the Athenian Agora. In this volume, 859 of these graffiti and dipinti ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1976

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Agora XXII: Hellenistic Pottery: Athenian and Imported ...

Rotroff, S ... This volume is the first of two to present the Hellenistic fine ware from the excavations in the Athenian Agora. Its scope is restricted to the moldmade hemispherical bowls manufactured from the late 3rd ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1982

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Agora XXIII: Attic Black-Figured Pottery.

Moore, M. B. Philippides, M. Z. P ... This volume is the first of the Athenian Agora reports to deal specifically with figured wares; it is concerned with the black-figured pottery found in the excavations in the Athenian Agora between 1931 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1986

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Agora XXIV: Late Antiquity, A.D. 267-700.

Frantz, A ... This book collects for the first time the archaeological and historical evidence for the area of the Athenian Agora in late antiquity, a period which spans the last flourishing of the great philosophical ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1988

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Agora XXV: Ostraka

Lang, L ... The scraps of pottery on which were written the names of candidates for ostracism are one of the most intriguing pieces of evidence for ancient democracy found in the Athenian Agora. This book is a complete ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1990

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Agora XXVI: The Greek Coins

Kroll, J. H. Walker, A. S ... This volume catalogues over 16,577 identifiable Greek coins produced by the excavations of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens between 1931 and 1990. The majority of the coins found and ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1993

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Agora XXVII: The East Side of the Agora: The Remains ...

Townsend, R. F ... The Stoa of Attalos now covers the remains several centuries of previous occupation. Mycenaean and Protogeometric burials represent the early use of the area. By the Late Geometric period, the presence ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1995

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Agora XXVIII: The Lawcourts at Athens: Sites, Buildings, ...

Alan L. Boegehold John McK. Camp, II Margaret Crosby Mabel Lang David R. Jordan Rhys F. Townsend ... A comprehensive, three-part study of the sites and procedures of Athenian lawcourts in the 5th, 4th, and 3rd centuries B.C. Part I discusses various courts, their names and possible sites, and reconstructs ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1995

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Agora XXIX: Hellenistic Pottery: Athenian and Imported ...

Rotroff, S ... The second of two volumes on the Hellenistic fine ware unearthed in excavations in the Athenian Agora, this book presents the Hellenistic wheelmade table ware and votive vessels found between 1931 and ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1997

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Agora XXX: Attic Red-Figured and White-Ground Pottery.

Moore, M. B ... This volume presents the inventoried red-figure and white-ground pottery found in the Agora Excavations between 1931 and 1967. Although many of these vases have already been published in various reports ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1997

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Agora XXXI: The City Eleusinion.

Miles, M ... An archaeological study of the City Eleusinion in Athens, the sanctuary of Eleusinian Demeter and the city terminus for the annual Eleusinian Mysteries. The book presents the stratigraphical evidence from ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1998

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Agora XXXII: Roman Pottery: Fine-Ware Imports

Hayes, J ... Examples of Roman period red-gloss and red-slip pottery generally termed terra sigillata found during excavations in the Athenian Agora form the focus of this volume. These fine wares, like the other table ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2008

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Agora XXXIII: Hellenistic Pottery: The Plain Wares

Rotroff, S ... This manuscript represents the third and final volume in the publication of the Hellenistic pottery unearthed by the American excavations in the Athenian Agora. The first installment (Agora XXII) was devoted ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2008

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Agora XXXIV: Vessel Glass

Weinberg, G. Stern, M. E ... Greek and Roman glass from vessels of all sizes and shapes is discussed in this volume which presents 402 fragments of glass vessels excavated in the Athenian Agora. Only 36 pieces date to the Classical ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 2008

AgoraPicBk 2 (1959): The Stoa of Attalos II in Athens.

Thompson, H. A. T ... Excavations of the Athenian Agora: Picture Book. 2 1 Revised 1992 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1959

AgoraPicBk 6 (1961): Amphoras and the Ancient Wine Trade

Grace, V. R ... Excavations of the Athenian Agora: Picture Book. 6 1 Revised 1979 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1961

AgoraPicBk 16 (1976): The Athenian Agora, a Short Guide

Thompson, Homer, A ... Excavations of the Athenian Agora: Picture Book 16 1 Revised 1983 and 2003 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1976

AgoraPicBk 16 (1983): The Athenian Agora, a Short Guide

Thompson, Homer, A ... Excavations of the Athenian Agora: Picture Book 16 2 Revised version of the 1976 edition. Revised again 2003 ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1983

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AgoraPicBk 1 (1958): Pots and Pans of Classical Athens.

Sparkes, B. Talcott, L ... By mingling images on well-preserved Greek vases with the more fragmentary ceramics recovered during excavations at the Agora, the authors show how different vessel forms were used in Classical Athens ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1951

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AgoraPicBk 2 (1992): The Stoa of Attalos II in Athens.

Thompson, H. A. T ... Named after its donor, the King of Pergamon, the Stoa of Attalos was originally built around 150 B.C. Between 1953 and 1956 this long, columned, marble building was rebuilt by the American School of Classical ... The American School of Classical Studies at Athens ... 1992