Agora Object: A 1778
Inventory Number:   A 1778
Section Number:   Ε 574
Title:   Antefix Fragment
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Broken at bottom and back, on left, and at tip. At right projection, ca. 0.035m. beyond palmette, ending in finished surface. Roman cement clinging to surface shows double reuse. Palmette antefix carved in low relief; on the ear, a bud with curving stem.
From the Temple of Poseidon at Sounion.
Pentelic marble.
Cf. A 1899, A 1967.
Context:   Walls of Byzantine House B, Room 1.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.125; P.W. 0.18; Th. (at bottom) 0.075, (at top) ca. 0.035
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   23 April 1951
Section:   Ε
Bibliography:   AJA 78 (1974), p. 235, no. 16, pl. 45, fig. 38.
    Delivorrias (1974), n. 283.
Is Similar To:   Agora:Object:A 1899
    Agora:Object:A 1967
References:   Notebooks (4)
Notebook Pages (4)
Card: A 1778