Agora Object: I 6664
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   I 6664
Inventory Number:   I 6664
Section Number:   Ζ 1879
Title:   Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment of stele.
Broken diagonally across the bottom.
Part of crowning moulding missing, and chips.
Decree of the year of the archon Pytharatos, in honor of the taxiarchs.
Forty-five lines of the inscription preserved.
Pentelic marble.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Found in a context of Hellenistic or early Roman times in the ruins of a sizeable building, destroyed to make way, in the western part of the Middle Stoa. Probably not related to this house wall but to strosis through which it cut. Found face downward.
Notebook Page:   3054, 3057
Negatives:   Leica, LXIV-48
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.765; W. (at top of stele) 0.33, (at moulding) 0.366
Chronology:   271/0 B.C.
Date:   22 April 1954
Section:   Ζ
Grid:   Ζ:15/ΚΒ
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 38 (2008), n. 49, p. 41.
    AgoraPicBk 10 (1966), fig. 18.
    Hesperia 24 (1955), pp. 54-55.
    Hesperia 23 (1954), p. 287, no. 182, pl. 63.
    Agora III, no. 581, pp. 176-177.
    Agora XVI, no. 187, p. 268.
References:   Publications (6)
Publication Pages (6)
Image: 2011.11.0121
Image: 2011.04.0224
Image: 2012.54.0048 (LXIV-48)
Notebook: Ζ-16
Notebook: Ζ-17
Notebook Page: Ζ-16-62 (pp. 3053-3054)
Notebook Page: Ζ-16-64 (pp. 3057-3058)
Notebook Page: Ζ-17-20 (pp. 3159-3160)
Card: I 6664