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 under nozzle.Similar to L 2874, 5 (Φ 186,7), but somewhat more elongated.Plain handle; rays on nozzle; dots on rim.Type XXVIII (late) of Corinth collection.
Front end missing.Discus, plain. On rim, rough design, leaves (?). Handle unpierced, suggestion of two grooves above.Reverse plain with slightly concave "base".Unglazed.Micaceous buff clay.Type XXVIII (late) of Corinth collection.
End of nozzle broken away. Otherwise intact.On discus, cross. On rim, wavy line and dots. On reverse, low base ring and three pairs of vertical raised lines with dots between.Unglazed.Soft red to buff clay.Type XXXI of Corinth collection.
Handle broken away; otherwise intact.Shallow angular body. On rim, palm branch and raised dots; on discus, conventional design of lines and dots, extending along channel to nozzle. On reverse, low rough oval base ring.Thin dull red glaze on top.Fairly hard buff clay.Type XXXI of Corinth collection.
Part of end of nozzle broken; otherwise intact.Plain discus with small central filling hole; raised ring aroud it. On rim, ovules. Between nozzle and discus, grooved tongues. Handle, broad, solid with seven grooves above and three grooved tongues below.On reverse, slightly raised oval base ring.Very thin dull black to brown glaze.Imitation of Hellenistic type.
Single fragment preserves part of rim, discus, and handle.Conventional designs of straight lines, leaves, and dots.Dull red glaze on outside.Type XXXI of Corinth collection.
Single fragment preserves part of discus, rim and handle.Conventional designs of straight lines, leaves, and dots, similar to L 2881 (Φ 212).Traces of reddish glaze (?).Type XXXI of Corinth collection.
Two joining fragments preserve about half the lamp; the front part missing. Handle broken away.Conventional designs on rim and discus, much worn.Underside plain, depressed at the center; no foot.Dull red glaze on exterior and (runny) on interior.Type XXXI of Corinth collection.
Fragments missing from base and from tip of nozzle.A negroid figure in short cloak crouches, clasping in front of him the large nozzle. The filling hole opens in a protuberance on his back; the pierced handle springs from the back of his neck.Thin brown wash.Pale yellow clay.
Handle and most of rim and discus preserved.On discus, head with rays; rim, out-sloping, with ovules, very faint.Handle, unpierced, two grooves above.Unglazed.Soft orange clay.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.
Intact.Discus, plain save four filling holes.On rim, herringbone; handle, unpierced; two grooves above and below. Reverse almond-shaped; impressed circles within double groove.Unglazed.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.
Intact.On discus, rosette; on rim, herringbone panels; impressed dot and circle at handle; panels and nozzle. Handle unpierced; three grooves above and below. On reverse, within circular groove: "K Y".Attached below handle, a forked piece of iron badly corroded and broken.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.
Intact.On discus, rays; on rim, vine pattern. Handle, unpierced, three grooves above, two below. On reverse, within two circular grooves, "POY".Unglazed.Buff clay.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.
Handle missing.High ridge around top. Relief scrolls on discus. Raised base.Red glaze, peeled.Type XVIII of Corinth collection.
Chip missing from top and wall; otherwise intact.Applied band handle; hearts and shields in relief on shoulder. Flat raised base.Remains of thin brown to black wash.Buff clay.Type XVIII of Corinth collection, type 50B of Agora collection.
Handle missing; filling hole and nozzle chipped.Imbricated leaves on shoulder; ridge around flat top.Signed in relief.Remains of red to black glaze wash.Crumbly gray clay.Type XVIII of Corinth collection, type 49B of Agora collection.Cf. L 4027.
Tip of nozzle missing, and piece from side.Deep angular body; leaves and rosettes in relief on the upper part. Flat top with a heavy raised edge around it. Raised base somewhat depressed beneath.Thick poor metallic glaze, black to brownish.Grayish-buff clay.Type XVIII (?) of Corinth collection, type 58A of Agora collection.ADDENDA From same mold as L 4691.
Intact.Fluked nozzle; angular body; raised base; sharply depressed top. Double handle with cross band.Branches (?) and dots in relief on shoulder.Black glaze.Gray clay.Type XIII of Corinth collection, type 40A of Agora collection.
Two joining fragments preserve about half the top and some of side and bottom, with traces of two nozzles, opposite each other.Discus, plain with two filling holes; on rim, herringbone. Two impressed circles at nozzle. Handle pierced, three grooves on each side, broken away above.On reverse, two concentric grooves and impressed circles.Unglazed.Buff clay.Type XXVIII of Corinth collection.ADDENDA Two more joining fragments, from containers 54 and 58 comes from the third nozzle.