Agora Object: I 1978
Inventory Number:   I 1978
Section Number:   ΑΡ 91
Title:   Mortgage Stone Fragment
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragment.
Part of a stele, the top and right side smooth, the back rough but apparently original. The front surface seems to have been defaced deliberately with a chisel, at least the three upper lines.
Dated in the archonship of Demetrios and Kairimos.
Seven lines of the inscription preserved.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found in cistern of late 1st. century B.C., northwest of the Church of St. Dionysios the Areopagite.
Negatives:   Leica, VII-43
Dimensions:   H. 0.128; Lett. H. 0.006-0.01; W. 0.195; Th. 0.041
Material:   Marble
Chronology:   309/8-308/7 B.C.
Date:   9 May 1934
Section:   ΑΡ
Elevation:   -3.50m.
Deposit:   M 23:1
Bibliography:   Hesperia Suppl. 9 (1951), pp. 29-30, no. 7.
    Hesperia 10 (1941), p. 54, no. 18.
    Agora XIX, nos. H 78, H 84, pp. 39, 40.
References:   Publication: Agora XIX
Publication: Hesperia 10 (1941)
Publication: Hesperia Suppl. 9 (1951)
Image: 2008.16.0566 (VII-43)
Image: 2012.50.0645 (VII-43)
Deposit: M 23:1
Card: I 1978