Agora Object: A 1379
Inventory Number:   A 1379
Section Number:   Ι 1314
Title:   Ceiling Beam Fragments
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   a) One original end remains, with rough-picked surface; the molding was mitred at the corner. The piece comes from a lateral beam at the edge of the ceiling and so is rough-picked on the back. The front face is crowned by an ovolo with clear traces of painted egg and dart. In the top, a dowel hole 0.13m. from the end; and a roughly cut Β.
b) A fragment of molding from the same block.
Two more fragments added later.
Same series as A 388, from Temple of Ares. Cf. Hesperia 9 (1940), pp. 39-40.
Marble.
Keyword:   UV
Context:   From the Valerian Wall, removed in 1946.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.L. a) 0.51; P.H. a) 0.17; W. a) (main block) 0.16, a) (molding) 0.05, a) (from dart to dart) 0.056; H. a) (molding) 0.048; Max. Dim. b) 0.135
Material:   Marble
Date:   1948
Section:   Ι
Bibliography:   Hesperia 28 (1959), p. 40.
Published Type:   A 388
    Hesperia 9 (1940), pp. 39-40.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia 28 (1959)
Monument: Temple of Ares
Card: A 1379
Card: A 1379