Agora Object: I 684
Inventory Number:   I 684
Section Number:   Ζ 427
    Ζ 1078
Title:   Prytany Decree Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Fragments of pediment-topped stele; from a stele with a decree.
Prytany decree of the year of Demetrios.
Fragment Ζ 427 a), right half of gabled top preserved, with a fragment of the stele proper below. Back rough picked, top finer, side smooth dressed.
Part of the first line of the inscription preserved, with traces of another line below it, very faint.
Fragment Ζ 1078 b), upper left corner of the pediment preserved, broken away behind. Stains of the painted egg and dart remain on the ovolo above.
Eight lines of the inscription preserved.
Hymettian marble.
Notes:   a) (Ζ 427) 44/ΚΑ
a) (Ζ 427) I 12
b) (Ζ 1078) H 12
Context:   a) (Ζ 427), found in the wall of late pit, east of the Tholos.
b) (Ζ 1078), found in Hellenistic context, in the bottom of the Great Drain, east of the Tholos.
Negatives:   Leica, XX-64, XX-65
Dimensions:   H. a) 0.195, b) 0.275; Lett. H. a) 0.006, b) 0.006; W. a) 0.29, b) 0.17; Th. a) 0.08, b) 0.066
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   123/2 B.C.
Date:   a) (Ζ 427) 13 April 1933
b) (Ζ 1078) 27 April 1937
Section:   Ζ
Grid:   Ζ:44/ΚΑ
    I 12
    H 12
Elevation:   -2--2m.
Masl:   -2m.
Deposit:   H 12:3
Bibliography:   Tracy (1990), pp. 134, 263.
    Hesperia 26 (1957), p. 72.
    Pritchett and Meritt (1940), p. 125.
    Agora XV, no. 172, p. 149.
References:   Publication: Agora XV
Publication: Hesperia 26 (1957)
Publication Page: Agora 15, s. 161, p. 149
Publication Page: Agora 15, s. 496, p. 484
Images (4)
Deposit: H 12:3
Notebook: Ζ-3
Notebook: Ζ-6
Notebook Page: Ζ-3-98 (pp. 575-576)
Notebook Page: Ζ-6-7 (pp. 983-984)
Card: I 684
Card: I 684