Agora Object: I 1640
Inventory Number:   I 1640
Section Number:   Β 379
Title:   Prytany Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment.
Part of toothed right side and rough picked back preserved; otherwise broken.
About half the width of the stele is preserved.
Seven lines of the preamble, and twenty-two lines of the names listed below, remain.
The stone appears to have been trimmed to a roughly rectangular shape for use in a late Roman wall. Coarse reddish cement still clings to its sides.
Hymettian marble.
Context:   Found in late Roman wall, on the southeast slope of Kolonos Agoraios.
Negatives:   Leica, 6-65
Dimensions:   H. 0.435; Lett. H. 0.005-0.006; W. 0.372; Th. 0.17
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   229/8 or 228/7 B.C.
Date:   23 March 1934
Section:   Β
Grid:   Β:38/ΛΣΤ
Elevation:   -21.00m.
Masl:   -21m.
Deposit:   F 12:4
Bibliography:   Shear (1994), p. 241, no. 70.
    Tracy (1990), p. 48.
    AJA 59 (1955), p. 60, pl. 33D.
    Hesperia Suppl. 1 (1937), p. 71, no. 28.
    Agora XV, no. 127, p. 117.
    IG II3,1,5, 1152.
References:   Publication: Agora XV
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 1 (1937)
Image: 2008.16.0306 (6-65)
Image: 2012.24.0191 (6-65)
Deposit: F 12:4
Notebook: Β-3
Notebook: Β-6
Notebook Pages (5)
Card: I 1640
Card: I 1640