Agora Object: A 4503
Inventory Number:   A 4503
Section Number:   ΡΡ' 375
Title:   Cornice Block: Ionic
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   All of back and upper moldings with soffit on front broken away. One end, somewhat crudely tooled, preserved. Mended from two pieces. From bottom up: row of dentils on inclined fillet, and a cyma reversa. Everything higher missing. On rough-picked top, a swallow tail clamp at the finished end, with a second similar clamp (with iron) along break at front, indicating a repair along the line of the present break. Crude anathyrosis on end.
From street stoa?
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found reused as cover slabs over late drain in N.-S. street, and built into manhole.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   H. 0.237, (dentils) 0.061; P.L. 1.335; P.Th. 0.23; W. (dentils) 0.044
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   December 1973
Section:   ΡΡ'
Bibliography:   Hesperia 44 (1975), p. 339, n. 143.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 44 (1975)
Drawing: PD 2239 (DA 367)
Card: A 4503