Agora Object: A 388
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   A 388
Inventory Number:   A 388
Section Number:   Ι 779
Title:   Ceiling Beam Fragment: Painted
Category:   Architecture Marble
Description:   Part of the top preserved; back, bottom and sides broken. No color preserved on the egg and dart, but the pattern complete. Green color remains in angles at bottom between egg and darts.
(A more complete specimen remains in the section.)
Pentelic marble.
Assigned to the Temple of Ares.
Cf. Ptg 329, drawing of restored ceiling coffer.
Notes:   In Hesp. 28 (1959), p. 42, fig. 22, A 388 should read A 2388, see correction in Hesp. 39 (1970), p. 251, n. 31.
Context:   Marble dump to east of Stoa of Attalos.
Negatives:   Leica
PD Number:   Ptg. 329
Dimensions:   L. 0.272; H. 0.083; Th. 0.106
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Date:   1933
Section:   Ι
Bibliography:   Hesperia 39 (1970), p. 251, n. 31.
    Hesperia 28 (1959), p. 42, fig. 22.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 3, n. 9.
    Shoe (1936), pl. 21.28.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia 28 (1959)
Publication: Hesperia 39 (1970)
Monument: Temple of Ares
Drawing: PD 783-1953 (DA 4522)
Drawing: DA 13042
Images (6)
Card: A 388