Corinth Object: A 392
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   A 392
Title:   MARBLE IMPOST BLOCK WITH JEWISH SYMBOLS
Category:   Architecture
Category Code:   A
Object Number:   392
Description:   An impost block with rectangular top surface. The soffit is squared at one end, curved at the other. The oblique (bevelled) ends are decorated in relief: at the rounded end, crude scanthus leaves; at the squared end, 3 7-branched candlesticks and 2 palm leaves. The decoration of the two ends appears to be contemporary.
Material:   Coarse greyish marble
Condition:   Fragment. Intact except for chips.
Bibliography:   Corinth XVI p. 116 no. 130 pl. 30
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Image: bw 1967 017 05
Card: A 392, side A
Card: A 392, side B