Agora Object: A 1199
Inventory Number:   A 1199
Section Number:   Η' 905
Title:   Altar Fragments
Category:   Architecture Poros
Description:   a) Fragment with part of a columnar surface (side or top) with projecting rough-picked fascia (as if of semi-attached column) at side, and smooth finished front surface with two sharp cut grooves, forming concentric circles (?) with columnar surface. Clear traces of red in incised grooves; irregularly spaced cuttings, perhaps late pick-marks on front surface.
Possibly from bolster or volute of altar (?).
b) A non-joining fragment of same, with only the columnar surface preserved, found in same fill, sent to storage with bracketed number [Η' 905].
Cf. A 1198 (Η' 904).
Context:   Packing for floor of Peribolos.
Notebook Page:   2111
Negatives:   Leica, XXVII-88, XXVII-91
PD Number:   PD 123
Dimensions:   H. a) 0.39, b) 0.33; L. a) 0.29, b) 0.355; W. a) 0.15, b) 0.11
Material:   Poros
Date:   26 August 1946
Section:   Η'
Grid:   K 6
Bibliography:   Hesperia 61 (1992), pp. 461, 462, fig, 12, n. 32.
    Hesperia Suppl. 8 (1949), p. 93, n. 25, pl. 14.2, fig. 7.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:A 1198
References:   Publication: Hesperia 61 (1992)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 8 (1949)
Monument: Altar of the Twelve Gods
Drawing: PD 123 (DA 4474)
Images (5)
Notebook: Η'-11
Notebook: Η'-12
Notebook Page: Η'-11-83 (pp. 2111-2112)
Notebook Page: Η'-11-84 (pp. 2113-2114)
Notebook Page: Η'-12-53 (pp. 2249-2250)
Card: A 1199