Agora Object: B 492
Inventory Number:   B 492
Section Number:   ΠΘ 2717
Title:   Athenian Weight : "a Fourth"
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Σταθμά από ορείχαλκο. Έκτη στατήρα
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Thick square slab of bronze.
The metal having a high lead content.
On the top added in relief, an oval shield.
Inscribed on top lengthwise of the shield and around two vertical faces.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Σταθμά εξ ορειχάλκου. Φέρει στην κορυφή ανάγλυφη παράσταση ασπίδος.
Βάρος: 190 gr.
Context:   Well, basket, new series, 6.
Early 5th c. B.C.
Handling:   Stoa gallery case
Negatives:   Leica, 7-365, 7-366, 7-367, XLV-43, 87-495, XXXIX-48
PD Number:   478, 2281
Dimensions:   Max. Dim. (top) 0.039; Th. 0.022, (slab) 0.015; Wt. 190
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   4 June 1937
Section:   ΠΘ
Grid:   ΠΘ:116/ΣΤ
Elevation:   -9.85--9.85m.
Masl:   -9.85m.
Deposit:   D 15:1
Bibliography:   Camp and Mauzy (2009), p. 23, fig. 16.
    AgoraPicBk 4 (2004), p. 30, fig. 34.
    Camp (1986), p. 127.
    AgoraPicBk 20 (1982), fig. 6.
    Guide (1976), p. 251, fig. 131.
    Travlos (1971), fig. 701.
    AgoraPicBk 4 (1960), fig. 14.
    Hesperia 7 (1938), p. 363, fig. 51-52.
    Agora X, p. 25, pl. 1, no. BW2.
    Agora XIV, p. 44, pl. 33a.
    IG I3, 1413.
References:   Publications (5)
Drawing: PD 478 (DA 5518)
Drawing: PD 2281 (DA 5850)
Drawing: PD 2281 (DA 5851)
Images (12)
Deposit: D 15:1
Card: B 492