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By Grace Virginia R.

Even supposing this ebook relies on damaged pottery stumbled on throughout the excavation of the Agora, the writer levels some distance past the confines of Athens in her dialogue of the aim and importance of alternative amphora varieties. Amphoras have been utilized in the traditional global to move quite a few forms of items, together with wine and oil. the writer indicates how chronological adaptations suit and the geographical clues provided via stamped handles make amphoras a desirable resource of monetary info. The ebook illustrates many alternative sorts of amphora, ready into context by means of the well-written textual content.

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54, 5 5 . Stamps, P 675 and ss 8932, respectively; cf. A,-M. and A. Bon, Les timbres amphoriques de Thasos, Paris, 1957, nos. 718d and 146. 58, 59. Respectively ss 12618, ss 12048. C. 60. From Agora deposit N 2 0 : ~ . 61. Notizie dexli Scaui, IX, 1912, p. 114, fig. 11. 62. Jar 1 (ss 999i), Hesperia, XXXE,1963, p. 323, fig. i, no. 9. Jar 2 , Transactions ofthe American Philosophical Society, LV, 1965, p. 9. fig. 3, A. 63. Excavations beside the Hotel Soleil, in the city of Khodes, May, 1960. 64.

Ss 8602, ss 7918, P 19120, ss 7319. The middle two are from Agora deposit N Z O : ~ . 38. From Agora deposit c 9:7. 39. Athens, National Museum, KT 95 EM 3. 40. Athens, National Museum, KT 155s EM 2. 41. ss 6598, stamp on shoulder. 42. From Agora deposit D 15:3. ). 43. From Agora deposit R 13:4. 44. A-P 2422: first jar to left, from excavations by 0. Broneer o n the North Slope of the Akropolis. Herperia, IX, 1940, p. 258, fig. 61, 336. 46. P 25947. From Agora deposit F 17:3, construction filling.

FAkhenatcti, 111, Oxford, 1951, p. 182, fig. 23. I 8. From the excavations of Lachish. Courtesy of the Wellcome-Marston Expedition; kindness of Miss Olga Tufnell. 19. Sir Arthur Evans, T/JC Palace ofMinos, IV, London, 1935, p. 731, fig. 714. 20. British Museum, Catalogue qfthc. , London, 1879, 1). 135, I. For a photograph of this coin, sce back cover. 21. Oiic of two duplicate impressions on the two handles of S S 9743. 2 2 . From Agora deposit B 13:7. ss 7582, to the right, is endorsed by Menekratcs and dated by Mytion.

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