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; somewhat worn.Bone discolored green.The spots consists each of an incised point. On the end of the die (ends as regards graining of bone) are the spots three and four; On the other four faces in sucession are one, two, six, five. It has conical and larger central points in the spots than the die BI 539 a and the central points on the two, four and five sides show traces of red coloring.
Intact.Thick pin, round in section and re-sharpened.Large cone-shape tip made in separate piece and added to stem; several incised grooves around stem just below tip.
Intact.Roughly cut, almost round in section at top and almost triangular in section near point.Point sharpened on two sides only; top plain, neatly cut across grain of the bone.The bone is discolored green.
Spots consist of two incised concentric circles around central incised point. On the end of each die (ends as regards graining of bone) are the spots three and four; On the other four faces in sucession are one, two, six, five. It is stained olive-green, and is considerably worn.Similar to BI 539 a and 539 b and 542 b.
Spots consist of two incised concentric circles around central incised point. On the end of each die (ends as regards graining of bone) are the spots three and four; On the other four faces in sucession are one, two, six, five. Bone bluish green with much sharper edges.Similar to BI 539 a and 539 b and 542 a.
Split in three pieces, but complete.Made on same pattern as BI 539 and BI 542, but larger and somewhat warped.Each spot consists of two concentric incised circles around an incised point.The bone is discolored brown.
Intact.A pointed one, round in section, re-sharpened at tip; tapering towards tip and head. The head a rough oval knob.The bone discolored brown.
Single piece; original surfaces preserved at top and bottom and probably in the bevelled surfaces at either end.Back and bottom surfaces smooth; two light grooves on top; front surface carved with deep broad concave moulding set off by deep grooves above and below.Piece of "moulding" from a casket or box (?)The bone stained green.
Part of a flat bottomed bottle on a base, with vertically fluted walls.Greenish glass.
Base of a small vase.Medium high and flaring; concave inside the foot-ring.Iridescent pale greenish thin glass.
Part of bottom with a high, nearly straight sided foot-ring, and a nearly flat floor.Pale greenish glass.
Long neck with projecting lip and part of body preserved.Shape probably like flat bottomed bottle.Bluish glass.Cf. G 160.
Base, short bulbous stem and a bit of the body of a vessel.The glass greenish in color.Cf. G 312-316.
Two joining fragments preserve the lower part of a vessel, probably a bottle.The bottom slightly concave, the walls vertical.Greenish blue glass.
The handle preserved entire, with part of the body in plain glass at the lower attachment.The handle is vertical, with a double fold at the top, and has two grooves.It is made of opaque dark blue glass.
A hollow stem.Apparently broken at both ends.Finished with a projecting ring at either end, closed at one end. Green glass.Cf. G 54.
Rim fragment.It preserves the full height of the keeled rim of a large bowl.Dark blue glass.
Parts of neck, mouth and handles preserved.The many fragments make up into two groups (kept as four because of fragility of joins).Fragment a) ca. 3/4 of mouth with some of neck, one flat handle (fragments missing but complete height preserved) and the attachment of the other.Fragment b) the lower part of the other flat handle and a considerable amount of the neck. The handles rise a centimetre or so above the mouth. The neck is made of plain transparent glass. The handles are rather roughly mad…
Over three fourths of rim preserved, with adjacent parts of body of a deep bowl.Rim plain; walls straight, widening slightly toward top. Two grooves around outside.Plain transparent glass, turned slightly greenish.
Fragment a) and fragment b) broken all around.Fragment a): single fragment with five elongated pale blue dots.Fragment b): three joining fragments with five elongated pale blue dots as on fragment a).Fragment c) Rim fragment with part of one blue dot; horizontal grooves and lines on outside at rim.