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H 16-17:1: Well

Well J: EG, ELS. Early Geometric with later (Roman) intrusions. Cf. P 1063 from mixed context at mouth. Also noted as grid 53/ΙΔ ... Early Geometric


H 16:1: Well

Dug to 6.60m. and abandoned because of danger. Perhaps this context: P 528, P 1223 (JWH). Coins: 22 April 1932 #1 ... Second half 1st c. B.C.-early 1st c. A.D.

H 16:2: Cistern Chamber

Cistern chamber at 52/Θ (53/Θ). Part of the H-I 16-17 system. Cf. S.E. Tunnel (container 147) and west and north passages (container 156). Coins: 12 May 1932 #1-#12 13 May 1932 #1-#6 14 May 1932 #1-#2 ... Hellenistic-Late Roman


H 16:3: Cistern System

An extensive cistern system, south chamber with blind tunnel extending further south (south tunnel); north chamber; drawshaft further north, extends to north tunnel. With exception of north tunnel (which ... Ca. 320-240 B.C.


H 16:4: Pithos

Part of Hell. Group D. Coins: 12 April 1932 #6-11 13 April 1932 #1-#2 ... 160-130 B.C.


H 16:5: Pit

The grid area is covered by 'modern bothros' nbp. 375 ... 18 May 1932


H 16:6: Urn cremation/The rich Athenian lady

Urn cremation (trench-and-hole), adult female with fetus/neonate ... Early Geometric II, 850 B.C.


H 16:7: Manhole at Collapsed Poros Gutter

Includes area labeled "Deposit around collapsed section of poros gutter, road cut south of annex of SWFH." Coins: 28 June 1967 #2 13 July 1967 #1-#6 14 July 1967 #1 15 July 1967 #1 ... 325-275 B.C.


H 17:1: Child's urn burial

Grave 4 in notebook: urn burial. Lower part of a storage jar (P 15407) containing the bones of a small child along with a black glazed kantharos (P 15409) and a banded pelike (P 15408) ... 325-300 B.C.


H 17:2: Pit tomb, child inhumation

Child's Grave (E.L. Smithson: Grave XXVIII: G). Cf. Container Lot ΣΤ 165 (fill over geometric grave). JP says Grave XXVII? PD 379 ... Early Geometric I


H 17:3: Pit I

Pit I at 45/ΙΘ (= Well) (noted also 4th c. pocket in side of this pit). This is part of the Terracotta Deposit (H 17:4) and the objects listed here are also listed in H 17:4. Containers/lots for this ... Geometric-Protoattic


H 17:4: Terracotta Deposit

An area about 10m2. on the lower northwest slopes of the Areopagus, southeast of the archaic fountain house. A dumped fill to the end of the 3rd quarter of the 7th c. B.C., containing many votives, overlying ... 7th c. - 625 B.C.

H 17:5: Filling

Area in front of E-W retaining wall, just above cobble pavement, disturbed by coins and pottery as late as the 3rd c. B.C. Coins: 25 May 1932 #6-#7 26 May 1932 #1-#3 SS 367 listed on deposit list but ... 375-275 B.C.


H 17:6: Pocket in bedrock

Pocket in bedrock, 50/Λ (= Trench, 50-54/Λ). Coins: 22 April 1932 #1 ... 330-300 B.C.

H 17:7: Pocket

Small pocket between the tumbled wall of large conglomerate blocks and Drain 2 ... 4th c. B.C.


H 17:8: Cremation Burial

Geometric grave. Bones discarded ... Middle Geometric II


H 18:1: Well

ST 336, P 25318 from the dump (container Lot ΓΓ 633). Subdivisions: .1=Upper dumped fill .2=Lower dumped fill .3=Lower fill ... Ca. 350-290 B.C.

H 18:1.1: Upper dumped fill

2nd half 4th c. B.C.

H 18:1.2: Lower dumped fill

1st quarter 4th c. B.C.


H 18:1.3: Lower fill

Late 5th c. B.C.


H 19:1: Rockcut Pit

Stratified fill in Rockcut Pit, which apparently served as a rubbish dump. Coins: 17 May 1939 #2-#3 22 May 1939 #4 Subdivisions: .1=Upper fill .2=Middle fill .3=Lower fill ... Ca. 410-250 B.C.

H 19:1.1: Upper fill

Chronology mixed to late Roman ... Roman


H 19:1.2: Middle fill

Ca. 350-250 B.C.


H 19:1.3: Lower fill

Ca. 410-390 B.C.


H-I 7-8:1: "Burnt Layer"

Accumulated debris on the west side of the market square. Related layers added 1999/2000 (JWH), e.g. "Gravelly layer above burning", "Clearing Classical floor", "Lowest level above bedrock", "Below burning", ... First half of 5th c. A.D.

H-I 7:1: Late Roman Lamp Deposit

Lamps all found together at the southeast corner of the excavated area, in a deposit running in part under the dike of earth which has been left against the wall of the street. Includes 10 lamps in Section ... 17 June 1931 15 May 1933


H-I 10:1: Stoa Pit G

Exploratory excavation trench between east front of Hellenistic Metroon and Great Drain. Cf. Hesperia Suppl. 4 (1941), p. 106. Cf. also Metroon Drain Cut I 9:1 and F-G 12:1 and H 12:9 ... 8th-6th c. B.C.


H-I 12:1: Burnt Layers

Burnt Layer inside retaining wall of Middle Stoa Terrace (Θ) and NW Corner of Middle Stoa, burnt debris inside terrace retaining wall (Ζ). Coins Ζ: Coins Θ: 1 June 1951 ... Mid-3rd c. A.D.

H-I 14:1: Kleiner Coin Deposit III

Hellenistic fill South of Middle Stoa near NW corner of Heliaea. This fill contained material later in date than that which made up the middle Stoa Building Fill. Only the coins (and a few amphora handles ... 3 April 1954 4 June 1954


H-I 16-17: Cistern System

Cistern system: chambers and shafts numbered separately: H 16:2 at 52/Θ, I 17:4 at 61/ΙΘ, I 17:5 at 63/ΚΓ and I 16:6 at 63/Β. Finds and containers from the entire system are listed here, i.e. combining ... 18 June 1932

H-I-J 12-13*: Middle Stoa Building Fill.

Middle Stoa Building Fill. Cf. also H-I-J 14-15, H-K 12-14 (ask SIR) (unsolved) This deposit is not definitive and must be considered with the above deposits before details are entered into database; ...

[Deposit]  H-I-J 14-15*

Hell. Fills South of Middle Stoa (1954) (cf. K-M 13-14, etc) (unsolved) This deposit is not definitive and must be considered with the above deposits before details are entered into database; left for ...


H-K 12-14: Middle Stoa Building Fill

Middle Stoa Building Fill (with filling to S) (See also Κ: H-I-J 14-15 and Λ: K-M 13-14) This deposit is not definitive and must be considered with the above deposits before details are entered into database; ... to ca. 180 B.C.


I 3:1: Well

Well under Room I of Byzantine House. Coins: 22 June 1981 #113 23 June 1981 #115 24 June 1981 #116 25 June 1981 #118 ... 17-18 c. A.D.


I 4-5:1: Building Fill of Royal Stoa

The Building Fill had been badly disturbed and has been divided into several different lots, resulting in two main divisions: layer 5 (upper building fill) and layer 6 (lower building fill). Later investigation ... 23 June-16 July 1973


I 4:1: Royal Stoa, N. Annex building fill

Royal Stoa, N. Annex building fill, Layer 7 ... 4th quarter of 5th c. B.C.

I 4:2: Building Fill

Fill against back wall foundations of Royal Stoa I/6,9-4/8,14. Dug separately, these many fills contain material which joined horizontally and vertically all along back wall of Royal Stoa. Fill seems to ... 2nd/3rd quarters of 5th c.-420s


I 5:1: Pit Τomb, child inhumation

Grave 1. Burial of a child perhaps 6 years old, covered by broken amphora. No grave gifts. notebook missing PD 2207 ... Final Mycenaean/Submycenaean


I 5:2: Cist Τomb, adult inhumation

Grave 2. Adult female inhumation ... Final Mycenaean/Submycenaean