Agora Object: I 2056
Inventory Number:   I 2056
Section Number:   Ο 21
Title:   Grave Monument
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed grave stele.
A great stele, broken off at the top. Back and sides finished smooth. Two fine drafted lines run vertically down each side of the front face, near the edge, to 0.082m. from the bottom, where the stele was set into its cutting or socket.
As seen from the measurements, it tapers toward the top both as to width and thickness.
Stele of Theron.
Inscribed retrograde, 0.42m. up from the bottom; probably painted.
Pentelic (?) marble.
Keyword:   UV
Context:   Found in the wall of the modern house 637/5, east of the southern part of the Odeion.
Negatives:   Leica, LXIX-65, LXIX-66, LXIX-70, 85-305
Dimensions:   H. 1.465; Lett. H. 0.028; W. (at top) 0.439, (at bottom) 0.483; Th. (at top) 0.117, (at bottom) 0.151
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   6th. century B.C.
Date:   31 October 1934
Section:   Ο
Grid:   N 12
Bibliography:   AAA 5 (1972), pp. 248-251.
    Eliot (1962), p. 11.
    Richter (1961), pp. 43, 169, no. 60B, figs. 150, 209.
    Hesperia 25 (1956), p. 27.
    Richter (1944), p. 94, figs. 89, 90.
    Conze I (1893), no. 23, pl. XIV.
    Agora XI, no. 101, p. 43, pl. 20.
    Agora XVII, no. 854, p. 155.
References:   Publication: Agora XI
Publication: Agora XVII
Publication: Hesperia 25 (1956)
Publication Page: Agora 11, s. 62, p. 43
Publication Page: Agora 11, s. 196, p. 177
Publication Page: Agora 11, s. 205, p. 186
Images (9)
Card: I 2056
Card: I 2056