Agora Object: A 1651
Inventory Number:   A 1651
Section Number:   Ρ 546
Title:   Crowning Molding Fragments
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Five fragments preserve part of original surface of egg and dart molding of Altar of Temple of Ares (?)
a) Corner piece preserving a little of the projecting fascia above the egg and dart, the height 0.10m. without the hawk's beak, which is not preserved; the projection ca. 0.08m.
b) Left joint surface.
c) Right joint surface.
d) and e) Broken at both ends.
Pentelic marble.
Cf. A 1652 (Ρ 548).
Context:   From marble piles, from excavations 1940 and earlier, 5.00m. to 10.00m. N.E. of easternmost Giant, i.e. some 10.00m. east of Altar foundations.
Negatives:   Leica, 82-661, 82-662, 83-115
PD Number:   PD 1174
Dimensions:   P.L. a) 0.64, b) 1.05, c) 0.63, d) 0.49, e) 0.40; P.H. a) 0.23, b) 0.25, c) 0.24, d) 0.22, e) 0.18; D. a) 0.15, b) 0.20, c) 0.18, d) 0.12; Th. d) 0.13; W. (unit of egg and dart) 0.095
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   June 1950
Section:   Ρ
Bibliography:   Agora XIV, p. 164, pl. 81 d.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:A 1652
References:   Publication: Agora XIV
Monument: Temple of Ares
Drawing: PD 1174 (DA 4537)
Images (4)
Card: A 1651
Card: A 1651