Agora Object: A 704
Inventory Number:   A 704
Section Number:   Ρ 426
Title:   Orthostate Block
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Top half of block broken off; elsewhere all faces preserved.
A regulation orthostate with carefully worked anathyrosis at the ends. A dowel cutting at each junction of the bottom and sides. The bottom carefully worked, with a raised bearing surface, which stops 0.018m. from the face of the block.
Assigned to the Temple of Ares.
Pentelic marble.
Notes:   Found at J/11-7/16 (Fall 2016).
Context:   Late Roman road fill.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 771
Dimensions:   W. 1.103; P.H. 0.737; Th. 0.315
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   10 March 1937
Section:   Ρ
Grid:   Ρ:8/ΟΓ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 28 (1959), pp. 10, 30-32, 63, fig. 3.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 3, n. 9.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia 28 (1959)
Monument: Temple of Ares
Drawing: PD 771 (DA 4507)
Image: 2012.53.1151 (LX-56)
Image: 1997.10.0382 (LX-56)
Card: A 704