Agora Object: I 5556
Inventory Number:   I 5556
Section Number:   ΒΒ 8
Title:   Honorary Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment from top of stele.
The top smooth picked; a much battered moulding above inscribed face.
Recut at back, at an angle to face, and worn.
Decree in honor of a hierophant.
Ten lines of the inscription preserved.
Hymettian marble.
ADDENDA Belongs to I 4389.
Context:   Found in wall of the modern house 648/5 west of the late Roman Fortification, southeast of the Market Square.
Negatives:   Leica, IX-87, 83-542, 80-35-29, 80-35-29a
Dimensions:   H. 0.20; Lett. H. 0.007; W. 0.175; Th. 0.112
Chronology:   148/7 B.C.
Date:   12 September 1938
Section:   ΒΒ
Grid:   Q-R 20
Bibliography:   Tracy (1990), pp. 150, 155.
    Hesperia 29 (1960), p. 417.
    Hesperia 11 (1942), p. 293, no. 58.
    Agora III, no. 222, p. 81.
    Agora XVI, no. 306, p. 430.
    Agora XXXI, nos. 1, 38, pp. 1, 199.
References:   Publications (5)
Publication Pages (6)
Image: 2012.71.0536 (80-35-29a)
Image: 2012.56.1264 (83-542)
Image: 2012.50.0891 (IX-87)
Card: I 5556