Agora Object: I 3684
Inventory Number:   I 3684
Section Number:   Ν 437
Title:   Prytany Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment of stele.
Inscribed face, top back and left face preserved. Broken at right and bottom.
Prytany decree; the Archon's name "Εργοχάρης" in first preserved line, gives the date.
Seventeen lines of the inscription preserved.
Pentelic marble.
ADDENDA Proves that Dinsmoor's date for the creation of Ptolemais in the year of Ergochares, is impossible.
Context:   Found in a Byzantine wall, west of the Odeion.
Negatives:   Leica, XXIV-26
Dimensions:   H. 0.35; Lett. H. 0.006; W. 0.23; Th. 0.10
Chronology:   226/5 B.C.
Date:   7 March 1936
Section:   Ν
Grid:   Ν:18/ΚΘ
Bibliography:   Shear (1994), p. 241, no. 70.
    Tracy (1990), p. 57.
    Agora XV, no. 121, p. 114.
    IG II3,1,5, 1149.
References:   Publication: Agora XV
Image: 2012.51.0889 (XXIV-26)
Notebook: Ν-5
Notebook Page: Ν-5-47 (pp. 862-863)
Card: I 3684
Card: I 3684