|Inventory Number:||A 3387|
|Section Number:||ΒΒ 745|
|Title:||Frieze Block: Doric|
|Description:||Block now rests upside down so its original top is not visible. Both ends of block treated like right end of A 3386, i.e. rough in upper half and chamfered at front, square cut in lower half. Back of block worn by traffic before last reuse.|
Cf. notebook III, p, 586, for blocks of same series reused in Market of Caesar and Augustus with different system of jointing.
ADDENDA 5 June 1964: When the block was moved to South Stoa II area the top could be examined. In the very middle of the top is a large dowel hole for fastening the geison (an end dowel that gripped two adjacent blocks) and a cutting for a clamp leading to the frieze backer. For sketch cf. notebook ΒΒ VII, p. 1358; for a photo cf. notebook Τ XXXIV, p. 6687.
6 February 1967: Original location in Square Peristyle: Second from interior angle triglyph block. (W.B.D. Jr.).
|Notes:||Agora Sample No. 568.|
Found at O/5-15/12 (Fall 2016).
|Context:||Incorporated in west side of distributing basin of Hadrianic water system at west edge of Panathenaic Way opposite S.W. corner of Eleusinion.|
|Negatives:||Leica, 83-320, 83-543, 83-544|
|PD Number:||PD 1562|
|Dimensions:||L. 1.66; H. 0.66, (triglyph head band) 0.08, (metope head band) 0.07; W. (metope) 0.61-0.62; Th. (above metope) 0.423, (above triglyph) 0.466|
|Date:||18 July 1963|
|Bibliography:||Agora XXVII, no. Arch37, pp. 53, 59, 60, 61, 71, 83, 122, pl. 26, ill 19.|
|References:||Publication: Agora XXVII|
Monument: Square Peristyle
Drawing: PD 1562 (DA 271)
Drawing: PD 2705 (DA 281)
Card: A 3387
Card: A 3387