Agora Object: I 3068
Inventory Number:   I 3068
Section Number:   Σ 36
    Σ 857
Title:   Base Fragments
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed fragments of base.
Ephebic decree; decree of Leontis for Philothios the Sophronistes; Archonship of Nikokrates.
Fragments a), a large number of fragments, all joining (but not all joined because of gaps at the back) preserves much of the left side of the monument, lacking the lower corner; broken at the right. In the top, a rectangular sinking.
Forty lines of the inscription preserved.
Fragment b), from the right edge; broken top, bottom, left and back.
Sixteen lines of the inscription preserved.
Fragment c), from the top; broken bottom and sides; at the back part of the face of the rectangular cutting.
Parts of the first five lines of the inscription preserved.
Hymettian marble.
Cf. Hesperia 24 (1955), p. 226, no. Ia.
AJA 56 (1952), pls. 30c, 31a.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Found in the wall of the modern house 645α/5 (645a/5), west of the north end of the Stoa of Attalos.
Negatives:   Leica, 9-73, 84-412, 84-460
Dimensions:   H. a) 0.63, b) 0.25, c) 0.13; Lett. H. (fragment a, first two lines and last) 0.01, (fragment a, otherwise) 0.006; W. a) 0.57, b) 0.13, c) 0.18, (of sinking) ca. 0.20; Th. a) 0.345, b) 0.11, c) 0.082; D. (of sinking) 0.10
Chronology:   333/2 B.C.
Date:   4 November 1935
15 May 1936
Section:   Σ
Grid:   Σ:26-30/ΚΑ
Bibliography:   Hesperia 89 (2020), p. 640, n. 57.
    Traill (1986), pp. 6, 14.
    Hesperia 9 (1940), p. 59, no. 8.
Published Type:   Hesperia 24 (1955), p. 226, no. Ia.
    AJA 56 (1952), pls. 30c, 31a
References:   Publication: Hesperia 9 (1940)
Publication: Hesperia 24 (1955)
Publication: Hesperia 89 (2020)
Report: 2018 Excavations
Report Page: 2018 Excavations, s. 2
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Card: I 3068
Card: I 3068