Agora Object: A 208
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   A 208
Inventory Number:   A 208
Section Number:   Ι 346
Title:   Architrave Block: Ionic
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Corner block. Dimensions fully preserved. Top surface worked with tooth chisel; lewis hole. At the back, the upper left corner has a cutting, apparently to receive a wooden beam. Its width continues across the top surface. Beneath the beam cutting the marble projects and fragmentary interior fasciae are visible, badly broken.
Anathyrosis on the back, to receive the return. On a corner of the front surface, the block is unfinished.
Pentelic marble.
Notes:   Found at Q/16-13/16 (Fall 2016).
Context:   Built into late wall, close to modern surface.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   PD 53
Dimensions:   H. 0.683; W. 0.730; Th. 0.455; D. (beam cutting) 0.023
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   17 May 1933
Section:   Ι
Bibliography:   Hesperia 6 (1937), p. 186, fig. 112.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 6 (1937)
Drawing: PD 53 (DA 4313)
Image: 2002.01.0053
Card: A 208
Card: A 208