Agora Object: A 1129
Inventory Number:   A 1129
Section Number:   ΝΝ 2217
Title:   Sarcophagus Fragment
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   About half of length and wall to full height preserved on one side.
Rectangular sarcophagus with plain projecting base, straight side wall with small and large half round moldings (archaic) at the top, plain flat rim above. Corners strengthened inside with quarter rounds. No trace of painting preserved.
On bottom, 0.05m. in from each corner, a rectangular cutting to receive feet of sarcophagus. A rectangular hole cut through the center of the floor, of which only parts of two sides are preserved along the line of break.
Island marble.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Built into east wall of Great Drain.
Notebook Page:   3620 ff.
Negatives:   Leica, XXXV-64, HAT 49-130, 88-19-3, 88-19-9
PD Number:   PD 734
Dimensions:   H. 0.76, (interior) 0.66; W. 0.84, (cuttings on bottom) 0.11; P.L. 1.28; L. (cuttings on bottom) 0.105; D. (cuttings on bottom) 0.025
Material:   Marble (Island)
Date:   June 1946
Section:   ΝΝ
Period:   Archaic
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 26-27, fig. 16.
    Hesperia 20 (1951), p. 76, fig. 3, pl. 34 d.
    Agora XIV, p. 12, n. 28.
References:   Publication: Agora XIV
Publication: Hesperia 20 (1951)
Publication: Museum Guide (2014)
Drawing: PD 734 (DA 3509)
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Card: A 1129
Card: A 1129