Tuesday, July 10, 1973
In the morning three workmen continued excavating the top of the Agger, grids K-N 1-3. Here the large rocks are located 20-100 cm, below topsoil, lying in heavy concentration at the top of the Agger. Here there are alos a few scattered, heavily worn tile fragments, including a piece of frieze placque, and two small pieces of wall plaster. Two other workmen excavated in grids L-M-N 6-8. Here the chipped rocks are somewhat smaller, but equally concentrated. A few shards of fine ware, possibly joining the oinochoe fragments found yesterday, were found here in grid M-7.
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- Find # 1
- Agger 10 grid L-2 (A)
- Frieze Placque Fragment - Cavetto
Preserves 3-and-a-half strigils and one boss.
- Find # 3
- Agger 10 grid K 2/3 (A)
- Frieze Placque Fragment - Seated Figures (?)
Part of left edge with woman's head
- Find # 6
- Agger 10 grid K-1
- Frieze Placque Fragment - Banquet
Preserves arm of lyre player
In the afternoon three workmen cleared grids L 6-8, the area which had been left previously as a wheel-barrow ramp. Here more fragments probably belonging to the oinochoe with incised-line decoration were found along with scattered tile fragments and one fragment of the cavetto of a lateral sima. Also two small, oral stones with incised bands (?)
Two workmen worked at a higher level on the top of the Agger excavating the large rocks which lie at a meter below the top of the Agger.
3 cassetti of tiles - discarded
1 cassette - coarse ware
1/2 strawberry carton - fine ware
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