Agora Object: I 706
Inventory Number:   I 706
Section Number:   Ε 323
    Ε 497
Title:   Prytany Decree Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragments.
Fragment Ε 323, lower part of stele inscribed in three columns.
The left side smooth dressed with a shoulder cut near the bottom; the right side more roughly dressed, the back rough picked, the bottom jagged. The lettering of the preserved part divided into three columns symmetrically on the face of the slab, the lowest lines being ca. 0.25m. from the bottom.
A second fragment, Ε 497, joining above, gives the mid part of the stele.
Hymettian marble.
Context:   a) (Ε 323), found in the wall of late pit, in the Metroon Porch, opposite Room II, from south.
b) (Ε 497), found in curbing of well in Metroon Porch, opposite Room II, from south; the fragment earlier found came apparently from the higher curbing of this same well.
Notebook Page:   666, 680 ff.
Negatives:   Leica, 6-64, XX-68
Dimensions:   H. 0.365, (as joined) 0.805; Lett. H. 0.005; W. (below) 0.467, (above) 0.45, (as joined, at highest preserved part) 0.432; Th. 0.11, (as joined, at highest preserved part) 0.107
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   169/8-148/7 B.C.
Date:   a) (Ε 323) 8 May 1933
b) (Ε 497) 21 May 1937
Section:   Ε
Elevation:   -6.85--6.85m.
Masl:   -6.85m.
Deposit:   H 10:6.1
    H 10:6
Bibliography:   Tracy (1990), pp. 250, 268.
    AJA 59 (1955), p. 60, pl. 34A.
    Shear (1944), p. 241, no. 70.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 122, no. 25.
    Hesperia Suppl. 1 (1937), p. 147, no. 82.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 1 (1937)
Publication Page: Agora 15, s. 198, p. 186
Publication Page: Agora 15, s. 496, p. 484
Images (4)
Deposit: H 10:6
Deposit: H 10:6.1
Notebook: Ε-4-BIS
Notebook: Ε-4
Notebook: Ε-5
Notebook Pages (5)
Card: I 706
Card: I 706