Agora Object: I 1024
Inventory Number:   I 1024
Section Number:   Ζ 775
Title:   Prytany Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Lower part of inscribed stele; with base.
The stele is broken away at the top. It is leaded into a heavy rectangular base, of limestone, whose bottom is a plance which slopes upward toward the spectator's right.
The base is roughly dressed on all its faces; the stele is dressed with a toothed chisel on the sides; rough picked behind. Much lead is visible at the joint.
Seventeen lines of the inscription preserved.
Hymettian marble.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Found at a late Roman level, on east side of the Great Drain, opposite the southeast corner of the Metroon.
Notebook Page:   1073
Negatives:   Leica, 3-291, 6-60, color slide
Dimensions:   H. (of stele above base) 0.71, (of base at left) 0.285, (of base at right) 0.22; Lett. H. 0.005-0.006; W. 0.55, (at bottom) 0.425; Th. 0.138, (of side at bottom) 0.118; D. 0.39
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   260/59 (?) B.C.
Date:   26 June 1933
Section:   Ζ
Grid:   Ζ:70/ΙΕ
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 62.
    Shear (1994), p. 241, no. 70.
    Hesperia 57 (1988), pp. 305, 307.
    Guide (1976), p. 202.
    Guide (1962), pp. 131-132.
    Hesperia Suppl. 1 (1937), p. 43, no. 9.
    Hesperia 4 (1935), p. 474.
References:   Publications (4)
Report: 1934 Β
Report Page: 1934 Β, s. 34
Images (5)
Notebooks (4)
Notebook Pages (10)
Card: I 1024
Card: I 1024