Agora Object: I 5559
Inventory Number:   I 5559
Section Number:   ΒΒ 11
Title:   Honorary Decree Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment.
Upper left side of stele, with traces of moulding above inscribed face; top and side picked smooth, back rough picked. Inscribed surface badly worn.
Honorary decree from year of Philoneus.
Twenty-five lines of the inscription preserved, many illegible; stoichedon.
Space between lines, five including: 0.069m.
Space between letters, five including: 0.043m.
Hymettian marble.
Context:   Found in wall of the modern house 648/9 southeast of the Market Square, west of the Panathenaic Way.
Negatives:   Leica, 83-301
Dimensions:   H. 0.46; Lett. H. 0.006; W. 0.29; Th. 0.095
Chronology:   243/2 B.C. (?)
Date:   12 September 1938
Section:   ΒΒ
Grid:   Q 21
Bibliography:   Pritchett and Meritt (1940), pp. 22-23.
    Agora III, no. 40, p. 29.
    Agora XVI, no. 214, p. 307.
References:   Publication: Agora III
Publication: Agora XVI
Publication Pages (5)
Image: 2012.56.1020 (83-301)
Card: I 5559