Agora Object: I 2723
Inventory Number:   I 2723
Section Number:   Π 295
Title:   Dedication
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscription recut as an Ionic capital.
The much larger block on which the inscription was cut, has been re-cut as a small Ionic capital. The inscribed face was used as the top of the capital. The inscribed face has been cut down at top, left, and right sides. The capital is almost undamaged, except that the bottom of one volute is chipped away.
Dedication to Tiberius Claudius Asklepides Ioulianos Pergamenos Hero....
Eight lines of the inscription preserved.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found in early Byzantine fill, at bottom of North foundation trench of eastern part of Middle Stoa.
Negatives:   Leica, 5-204, 5-205
Dimensions:   H. 0.57, (of capital) 0.243; Lett. H. 0.032-0.035; W. 0.45, (of volute) ca. 0.42; Th. 0.243; L. (of capital) 0.57
Chronology:   Ca. 100 A.D.
Date:   3 April 1935
Section:   Π
Grid:   Π:11/ΜΔ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 8 (1939), p. 81, no. 27.
    Agora XVIII, no. H400.
References:   Publication: Agora XVIII
Publication: Hesperia 8 (1939)
Images (4)
Card: I 2723