Agora Object: A 1598
Inventory Number:   A 1598
Section Number:   Ι 1358
Title:   Column Shaft
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Two joining fragments of column shaft, fragment a) is lower part, fragment b) is upper part. Unfluted; finished with fine -toothed chisel. Masons' mark, Τ, in top of fragment b).
Gray blue marble.
Same series as A 1597 (Ι 1357), Sounion series.
Notes:   Found at Q/13-14/7 (Fall 2016).
Context:   Found in filling of Valerian Wall just south of Library of Pantainos. Removed in August 1963.
Notebook Page:   3322, 3328
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. a) 0.76, b) 0.63; H. (over all) ca. 1.38; Diam. (lower) 0.52, (upper) 0.535; W. (cutting for empolion in bottom) 0.078, (cutting for empolion in top) 0.078, a) (polished resting surface) 0.13; L. (cutting for empolion in bottom) 0.08, (cutting for empolion in top) 0.078; D. (cutting for empolion in bottom) 0.057, (cutting for empolion in top) 0.055
Material:   Marble
Date:   1950
Section:   Ι
Grid:   R 15
Bibliography:   Hesperia 51 (1982), p. 415, fig. 5.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 51 (1982)
Drawing: PD 2500 (DA 571)
Drawing: DA 10495
Image: 2014.01.0057
Card: A 1598