Agora Object: I 4776
Inventory Number:   I 4776
Section Number:   Σ 1454
Title:   Grave Monument Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment of sculptured grave stele.
Back preserved and small part of top; elsewhere broken.
A pedimental stele with a circular shield in the pediment, an inscription on the horizontal band below.
Rectangular niche, with part of a head about one-third life size with a cistrum apparently over its right shoulder.
Two lines of the inscription preserved.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found in modern baza, in the area west of the southern part of the Stoa of Attalos.
Negatives:   Leica, LXX-49, 79-8-9, 79-8-10
Dimensions:   H. 0.432; Lett. H. 0.016; W. 0.333; Th. 0.155; D. (of niche) 0.059
Date:   21 April 1937
Section:   Σ
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 22 (1988), p. 105, no. 22, pl. 38d.
    Hesperia 26 (1957), p. 221, no. 82, pl. 57.
    Agora XVII, no. 162, p. 56.
References:   Publication: Agora XVII
Publication: Hesperia 26 (1957)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 22 (1988)
Image: 2012.54.0648 (LXX-49)
Card: I 4776