Agora Object: I 7167
Inventory Number:   I 7167
Section Number:   ΒΓ 123
Title:   Relief Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragments.
Mended from two pieces. Bottom and left side preserved; full thickness intact. Top broken away and right side unevenly broken.
At left is square pilaster on square base. On high relief are represented five charging horses with riders to right and overlapping. At left an older helmeted horseman appears half hidden behind pilaster. Next two horses to right have youthful riders, seen in profile between heads of horses. Only left hand of fourth rider from left is visible. At extreme the fifth horse is more widely separated from its neighbor and much of the body of the youthful rider is visible with part of the hindquarters of his horse. Holes at neck of animals; hand indicate attachment, partially of rein and/or staffs. Figure are in high relief and start on a projecting base line. On back of relief is at left part of a lion in relief of large scale; preserved are part of rear left leg and tail. To right is:"ΛΗΟΝΤΙΣ ΕΝΙΚΑ".
At bottom is projecting band roughly picked and projecting 0.007m.
In bottom an ancient drilled hole.
Large crystal, white marble.
Context:   Found built into late Roman wall.
Negatives:   Leica, 86-432, 86-470, 88-321, color slide
PD Number:   PD 2547
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.48; P.W. 0.61; Th. (at pilaster) 0.157, (of relief background) 0.111; H. (of band) 0.055; D. (of hole) 0.017; Diam. (of hole) 0.012
Material:   Marble
Date:   17 July 1970
Section:   ΒΓ
Grid:   H/16-4/16
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), pp. 32, 46-48, fig. 28.
    Camp and Mauzy (2009), p. 31, fig. 31.
    AgoraPicBk 24 (1998), p. 29, figs. 41, 42.
    Guide (1990), p. 204, fig. 132.
    AM-BH 13 (1989), pl. 212.
    Camp (1986), pp. 2, 121.
    Hesperia 47 (1978), p. 194.
    Guide (1976), p. 198, fig. 101.
    Hesperia 40 (1971), p. 271, pl. 57c.
    Agora XIV, p. 95, n. 72.
References:   Publications (5)
Publication Page: Agora 14, s. 120, p. 95
Publication Page: Agora 14, s. 260, p. 235
Report: 2018 Excavations
Report Page: 2018 Excavations, s. 2
Drawing: PD 2545; PD 2547 (DA 2558)
Drawing: PD 2547 (DA 2110)
Drawing: PD 2547 (DA 2085)
Images (15)
Card: I 7167
Card: I 7167