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.
About two thirds preserved.Pentelic marble.A 1917 (Ι 1476)-A 1919 (Ι 1478) are from same series as A 1123 (Ι1268) and A 1124 (Ι 1269).
The 'stele' tapers sharply toward the bottom, where it is broken; otherwise complete; nose chipped.The beardless head wears either a close fitting cap or a coiffure imitated from the archaic; round the face the hair is indicated by a row of small gouges.
Handle pierced for suspension; partly broken off.Heavily corroded; and in the inside a mass of corrosion from iron. Remains of an iron clapper on a bronze wire (?)
The foot is a paw (?) above it is a palmette.Behind is a horizontal tongue to support the vase.
Bottom broken out, but fragments preserve shape.Sides inclined slightly inward from vertical.Two handle attachments of heavy bronze with ring projecting above rim.Iron rust suggest that handle may have been iron.
A solid disk of lead, with thin coating of bronze.On one side, a fairly broad raised rim, within which two concentric raised circles.On the other side only a narrow raised rim appears. Weight before cleaning: 370 gr.
Loop earring, apparently with three ornamental knobs.No trace of any knobs can be seen after cleaning.
Two loop earrings, neither complete.Identical curves suggest that they are a pair.
Point and probably much of the shaft broken away.The head is almost spherical, flattened where it is attached. The shaft rectangular.A pin or a nail ?
Most of handle missing; fragment broken from rim.Round-bottomed pail with rolled rim.Broad leaf-shaped handle-attachments of iron; part of the iron handle, still fixed in one of the attachments, lies flat on the rim.
Blade-shaped attachment for swinging handle of bucket.Rounded projection at base of blade (top of attachment) pierced for insertion of handle.At widest part of attachment, two more holes pierced for attachment to body of pot.
Three joining fragments preserve base and center of floor.High straight ring foot, flat floor; side-walls apparently not raised very high.The piece has the appearance of having been folded; the foot actually consists of two thicknesses of metal of which the continuation of one forms the floor of the saucer and the continuation of the other the side-walls.
Intact.Usual type of ring key.The rectangular piece that went into the lock is striated deeply on both sides and does not have the more ordinary teeth.
Plain flat disk, complete but badly corroded.On one side traces of a vertical rim at right angles to disk (?); on edge of disk immediately below this rim, the corroded bronze seems to show some indications of contact with wood.