Agora Object: A 1905
Inventory Number:   A 1905
Section Number:   Σ 2589
Title:   Vault Fragment
Category:   Architecture Terracotta
Description:   A mass of bricks bonded with mortar, probably from domed roof of Circular Building.
Uneven bottom surface corresponds with rough top of cornice block, which retain traces of similar mortar. The one preserved face is slightly concave both horizontally and vertically. Horizontal curve corresponds with curve of inner face of largest cornice block, A 638 b (Σ 220 b). Vertical curve indicates dome.
Context:   Roman fill north of Circular Building.
Notebook Page:   4704
Negatives:   Leica, XLVIII-61, XLVIII-62
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.17; P.W. 0.31; P.Th. 0.215
Material:   Terracotta
Date:   17 June 1951
Section:   Σ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 43 (1974), p. 424.
    Hesperia 21 (1952), p. 103.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 21 (1952)
Publication: Hesperia 43 (1974)
Monument: Monopteros
Drawing: PD 1941 (DA 309)
Images (4)
Card: A 1905