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    DescriptionIn 1971, in the southwestern area of the Roman Forum of Corinth, a round-bottomed drainage channel was discovered filled with the largest deposit of pottery of the 4th century ever found in the city, as well as some coins, terracotta figurines, and metal and stone objects. This volume publishes the pottery and metal and stone objects, and includes a re-examination of the coins by Orestes Zervos. Some of the cooking ware has been subjected to neutron activation analysis, and a statistical analysis of all recovered pottery has been completed. The contents of Drain 1971-1 are important for the function of the Classical buildings in this part of Corinth, especially Buildings I and II, and for the chronology of the renovation program that included the construction of the South Stoa, which was probably not built before the last decade of the 4th century.


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    Title
    Late Classical Pottery from Ancient Corinth
    Subtitle
    Drain 1971-1 in the Forum Southwest
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Ian D. MacPhee, By (author) Elizabeth G. Pemerton
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 318
    Width: 236 mm
    Height: 312 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 2,018 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780876610763
    ISBN 10: 0876610769
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BIC subject category V2: HDDK
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 37
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010, ART015060
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15890
    BIC subject category V2: AFP, 1QDAG
    DC22: 938.7
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 938/.7
    DC23: 938.7
    LC classification: NK3835 .M46 2012
    LC subject heading: , , , , ,
    Edition statement
    New.
    Illustrations note
    1 col. frontispiece, 74 b/w figs., 4 b/w ills., 52 b/w pls., 18 charts, 4 tables
    Publisher
    American School of Classical Studies at Athens
    Imprint name
    American School of Classical Studies at Athens
    Publication date
    28 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Princeton