Agora Object: A 3454
Inventory Number:   A 3454
Section Number:   Ι 1702
Title:   Base Fragment
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   About one quarter of the circle remains. A cylindrical base finished with fine toothed chisel. A carefully worked scamillus, a carefully scratched circle 0.025m. farther in. On outer face a lightly scratched horizontal line, a line of weathering and a vertical line.
Dull white marble with dark lines and bands, highly laminated like that of Sounion column series.
Material, workmanship and context suggest association with columns of Ionian series, perhaps as base.
Context:   Found in resorting marbles from Late Roman Fortification at S.W. corner of Library of Pantainos.
Notebook Page:   3322
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 1585
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.147; Est. Diam. 0.714; W. (scamillus) 0.03; H. (horizontal line) 0.03, (weathering line) 0.03
Material:   Marble
Date:   6 June 1964
Section:   Ι
Grid:   R 15
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 20 (1982), pp. 88-92, pl. 13 f.
References:   Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 20 (1982)
Drawing: PD 1585 (DA 3639)
Drawing: PD 1585 (DA 3640)
Image: 2013.01.0041
Image: 2013.01.0042
Image: 2014.01.0047
Card: A 3454