Agora Object: A 2257
Inventory Number:   A 2257
Section Number:   Ρ 711
Title:   Column Drum with Mason's Mark: Doric
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   The flutes roughly cut away and the drum reused as a millstone (or olive press weight, see Expedition 21).
On the top mason's mark, the letters: Β Θ.
From the Temple of Ares.
Pentelic marble.
Keyword:   Elwira Janus
Notes:   Found at J/11-8/8 (Fall 2016).
Context:   Byzantine or Turkish context.
Negatives:   Leica, LIX-44
Dimensions:   H. 0.78; Diam. (top inside flutes) 0.85
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   1953
Section:   Ρ
Bibliography:   Expedition 21 (1978), p. 43, figs. 10, 11.
    Hesperia 28 (1959), n. 30, pp. 12, 49, 50, pl. 3 e.
    Agora XIV, p. 162, pl. 81 a.
References:   Publication: Agora XIV
Publication: Hesperia 28 (1959)
Monument: Temple of Ares
Image: 2012.53.1039 (LIX-44)
Image: 1997.10.0409 (LIX-44)
Card: A 2257