Agora Object: I 987
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   I 987
Inventory Number:   I 987
Section Number:   Ι 435
Title:   Base Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Fragments of an inscribed base.
Honorary monument.
Fragment Ι 435 a), the base was set into the north wall of the tower, right side up with the right side facing out, so that the inscribed face looks east. The blocks above and beside it are missing.
The left hand front corner and the right hand back corner of the block are broken away, and the right hand end of the inscribed face has been redressed, so that part of the inscription has been chiseled away.
Deep cuttings on top, near the left front and right rear, have been partly broken away. All four sides smooth dressed.
Fragment Ι 435 b), left edge, top and bottom preserved. This is left end of base.
Eleusinian stone.
Notes:   Not found in 1990.
a) (Ι 435) Q 13
b) (Ι 435) Q 13
Context:   a) (Ι 435), found built into south gate tower of the late Roman Fortification.
b) (Ι 435), found in the foundation of the late Roman Fortification, directly below northwest corner of Library colonnade, at level of mill room floor.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   H. 0.335; Lett. H. 0.034, (fragment b, line 1) 0.025, (fragment b, line 2) 0.03; L. 0.985; Th. 0.98
Material:   Marble
Date:   a) (Ι 435) 15 June 1933
b) (Ι 435) 16 July 1946
Section:   Ι
Grid:   Q 13
Bibliography:   Agora XVIII, no. H430, pl. 42.
References:   Publication: Agora XVIII
Image: 2009.04.0059
Image: 2009.04.0060
Card: I 987
Card: I 987