Agora Object: A 2969
Inventory Number:   A 2969
Section Number:   Ι 1641
Title:   Column Shaft
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Comprised of four drums. Square empolion cuttings for all joints including top and bottom. Drums neatly lettered from top down Α - Ε. Twenty flutings. Dipinto in flute of second drum. Deep slots in second drum from bottom, two at 180'; in third drum two at 180'; in fourth drum four at 90'.
Marble.
Capital A 2972 belongs.
Context:   From tower of Late Roman Fortification at S.W. corner of Library of Pantainos; from lowest course of south wall of tower together with the two other shafts A 2970 and A 2971, the two capitals A 2972 and A 2973, and fragments of base A 2891 and A 2892.
Notebook Page:   3206
Negatives:   Leica, 82-154, 82-155, 82-157, 82-218, 82-355, 82-356, 82-438
PD Number:   PD 1123, PD 1124, PD 1610
Dimensions:   H. (lower drum) 1.096, (second drum) 1.092, (third drum) 1.619, (upper drum) 1.374; Diam. (lower drum) 0.825, (upper) 0.681
Material:   Marble
Date:   July 1959
Section:   Ι
Bibliography:   Hesperia 29 (1960), pp. 351-356, pls. 75-77.
    Agora XIV, p. 166.
References:   Publication: Agora XIV
Publication: Hesperia 29 (1960)
Plans and Drawings (7)
Images (14)
Card: A 2969