Agora Object: I 984
Inventory Number:   I 984
Section Number:   Ι 432
    Π 17
    Π 150
Title:   Decree Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Fragments of an inscribed stele.
Opisthographic decree and inventory; Archonship of Aristolas.
a) (Ι 432), the top and back of the stele are preserved, but mouldings (back and front seem to have been finished the same way) have been hacked away.
A number of other fragments belong and join.
Fragments (Π 17a) (b), left side and back only preserve. Traces of letters on back, worn nearly smooth. Fragment c), joins at top.
Fragment (Π 17b) (b), back only preserved, worn very smooth. Faint traces of letters. No joins with other fragments.
Fragment (Π 17c) (b), left side and back preserved. Back worn, very smooth. Occasional traces of letters. Joins with fragment a).
Fragment (Π 17d) (b), left side, back, and rough picked top. The face has been used as a step and all the upper part is worn smooth. Back and side preserve traces of moulding, hacked away. No letters legible on back (?). Joins at top of fragment c) and at right side joins to I 984.
Fragment c) (Π 150), inscribed face only preserved.
Hymettian marble.
ADDENDA Same as I 6700, but does not join.
Cf. Hesperia 26 (1957), p. 95.
Notes:   a) (Ι 432) 40-44/ΙΘ-ΙΣΤ
a) (Ι 432) Q 14-15
b) (Π 17a-d) O 14
c) (Π 150) N-O 14
Context:   a) (Ι 432), found in a modern wall, over the Panathenaic Way, west of the Library of Pantainos.
b) (Π 17a-d), found in the walls of the modern house 636a/7, over the East Stoa.
c) (Π 150), found in late context, west of the East Stoa.
Negatives:   Leica, 87-36, XXVII-37, XXVII-38, XXVII-39, XXVII-40, XXVII-41, XXVII-42, XXVII-43, 82-16-24
Dimensions:   H. a) 0.38, (fragment Π 17a) 0.35, (fragment Π 17b), 0.405, (fragment Π 17c), 0.305, (fragment Π 17d) 0.35, c) 0.035; Lett. H. a) 0.007, (fragment Π 17a) 0.006, (fragment Π 17b) 0.006, (fragment Π 17c) ca. 0.007, (fragment Π 17d) ca. 0.007, c) ca. 0.008; W. a) 0.265, (fragment Π 17a) 0.241, (fragment Π 17b) 0.228, (fragment Π 17c) 0.16, (fragment Π 17d) 0.295; Th. a) 0.15, (fragment Π 17a) 0.127-0.129, (fragment Π 17b) 0.13-0.131, (fragment Π 17c) 0.125-0.127, (fragment Π 17d) 0.124-0.125, c) 0.076
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   161/0 B.C.
Date:   a) (Ι 432) 14 June 1933
b) (Π 17a-d) 11 December 1934
c) (Π 150) 22 February 1935
Section:   Ι
    Π
Grid:   Ι:40-44/ΙΘ-ΙΣΤ
    Q 14-15
    O 14
    N-O 14
Bibliography:   Tracy (1990), p. 150.
    Hesperia 53 (1984), p. 374, pl. 72.
    Hesperia 32 (1963), pp. 33-34, no. 32.
    Hesperia 16 (1947), p. 164, no. 64.
    Agora XVI, no. 296, p. 416.
Published Type:   Hesperia 26 (1957), p. 95.
References:   Publications (5)
Publication Page: Agora 16, s. 434, p. 416
Publication Page: Agora 16, s. 518, p. 500
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Card: I 984
Card: I 984
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