Athenian Agora Excavations - Publications, excavation reports, excavation notebooks, contexts, objects, plans and drawings, and photos from the Agora
Corinth Excavations - Publications, excavation reports, excavation notebooks, contexts, objects, plans and drawings, and photos from Ancient Corinth
Alison Frantz Photos - Images by photographer and archaeologist Alison Frantz (1903-1995) depicting Archaic and Classical sculpture, Greek archaeological sites and various finds. The collection was created between the late 1940’s – early 1970’s.
Dorothy Burr Thompson Photos - Images from Dorothy Burr Thompson (1900–2001), excavator and leading expert in ancient terracottas. The collection covers the period 1923-1955, and includes images from her travels in Greece, Turkey and Italy. In addition to the archaeological information, the collection is a mosaic of information about architecture, landscapes and customs that no longer exist.
Archaeological Photos - Documents the field activities of the American School from its establishment in 1881 until WW II, with valuable and rare images recording restoration of the Erechtheum on the Acropolis in the early 20th c., the identification of the Choregic Monument of Nikias on the South Slope of the Acropolis, the discovery of the Sanctuary of Eros and Aphrodite on the North Slope of the Acropolis in the 1930’s, the excavations at the site of Dionysus in northern Attica, the restoration of the Lion of Amphipolis, and general views of Athens.
Historical Photos - Various photographs from the archives in the Gennadius Library documenting moments of Greek history, from the late 19th to the early 20th century. Photos are collected from the Dragoumis family, the papers of Athanasios Souliotis, Nikolaos Mavris and others, as well as from the papers of author Stratis Myrivilis who fought in the Balkan Wars and the Greek-Turkish War (1919-1922).
Ion Dragoumis Letters - Letters of diplomat and Greek Parliament member Ion St. Dragoumis, covering the period 1895-1920. The Macedonian struggle, the Balkans and the Ottoman Empire, the Greek language and the use of the Demotic, are some of the issues that appear in Dragoumis’ correspondence.
Intact save minor fractures.On discus, gladiators. Rim, plain, with panels. Handle pierced, three grooves above, two below.On reverse, single circular groove.Unglazed.Pinkish clay.Type XXVII (late type) of Corinth collection.
Intact save minor fractures.Discus with fine rays. On rim, groups of raised dots. Handle pierced, three grooves above, two below.On reverse, three concentric grooves.Wick still partly preserved in nozzle; appears in filling hole. Unglazed.Pale buff clay and slip.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.
Top of handle broken off; otherwise intact.Discus, small with fine rays. Rim, plain except for grooves around discus. Handle grooved above (apparently), but not below.On reverse, low ring foot set off by grooves; at center a small groove and dot.Pale buff slip.Pinkish-buff clay.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.
Intact.Discus, plain. On rim, pairs of raised dots. Handle, pierced, three grooves above and below; at base short cross strokes.Reverse, plain.Unglazed.Clay reddish to buff (?).Type XXVIII (?) of Corinth collection.
Fragment of bottom only preserved.In raised letters within three circular grooves.Unglazed.Pale buff clay.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.ADDENDA Other fragments found in tin 67. On discus, fine rays; on rim, raised dots. Handle, pierced, three grooves above and below. Fragment of base and one of body.
Intact.On discus, tongue rosette. On rim, panels, wavy lines, and raised dots. Handle pierced; three grooves above, one below; cross grooves at bottom below.On reverse, low ring foot set off by grooves. Within, in raised letters, the signature.Pale buff clay.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.
Intact.On discus, fine rays. On rim, two grooves and row of dots at edge of discus; then plain with panels. Handle, pierced, three grooves above and two below; ivy leaf at base. On reverse, low ring foot, grooves; rosette.Unglazed.Pale buff clay.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.
Most of discus missing. Hole in bottom; otherwise intact.Discus, figured. On rim, grooves and ovules at discus, then plain with panels. Handle, pierced, two grooves above and below; at base ivy leaf.On reverse, two circular grooves.Unglazed.Buff clay.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.
Several joining fragments preserve roughly half the discus; others, part of base. Fragmentary.On discus, oak wreath with acorns. Rim, plain with panels except for broad flat groove near discus. On reverse, single groove and incised inscription.Thin brown wash.Pale clay, very brittle.Type XXVII of Corinth collection.ADDENDA Another fragment, not quite joining, but fastened with plaster.
Part of lower half preserved, with a bit of the "alpha", and raised globules on wall.Remains of black wash.Pinkish clay.Type XX of Corinth collection.
Handle, nozzle, and part of body missing.Imbrications with four broad leaves, dividing shoulder.Black wash.Gray clay.Type XVIII of Corinth collection, type 56 variant of Agora collection.
Fragment of top.Plain flat discus surrounded by a raised edge; on the shoulder, small rosettes in relief. Attachment for band handle.Grayish-brown wash.Light red clay.Type XIX of Corinth collection, type 58B of Agora collection.
Handle missing, and part of nozzle."Alpha" beneath. Typical raised dots, small.Black to red wash, somewhat metallic.Type XX of Corinth collection.ADDENDA Numerous other examples of type XX of Corinth collection in Box.
Four joining fragments preserve part of discus, and body with nozzle, showing rosette; grooves around.Metallic brown glaze.Type XXIII of Corinth collection.
Three fragments of a large elaborately moulded lamp with two nozzles and handle-shield.Fragment a), the handle-shield, three out of five palmette petals preseved.Fragment b), a large piece of the body with one nozzle.Fragment c), the end of the second nozzle.Nothing of the discus remains.Low base ring; within, letters in relief.Black glaze.Gray clay.Type XXI of Corinth collection.
Mended from many pieces; fragments of body and handle missing.Straight sides and narrow shoulder. Typical dots rather widely spaced. Small ring foot; within, "alpha".Poor black glaze.Type XX of Corinth collection.
Handle missing.Rounded body. Typical dots on body and rim; dull black glaze; underneath, "alpha".Type XX of Corinth collection.ADDENDA Typical example of which many almost complete in Box.
Much of lower body, nozzle and handle missing. Fragmentary.Rosettes and rows of dots on shoulder in relief; rosettes also on lower body.Dull black glaze.Type XIX of Corinth collection, type 58B of Agora collection.
Part of handle, and one side, missing.Triangular nozzle; large and small rosettes, amd bars on the shoulder.Underneath, within raised ring, "alpha". Grooved handle.Gray to black wash.Hard red clay.Type XIX of Corinth collection, type 58B of Agora collection.