Agora Object: I 918
Inventory Number:   I 918
Section Number:   Θ 1553
Title:   Decree
Category:   Inscriptions
Description:   Inscribed stele.
The left side is worked with a claw against the pediment (the akroteria of which are chopped back) and four flutings divided by fillets, with a rectangle at the bottom enclosing three dots. Rough picked behind and beneath.
Decree honoring Prytanis, the Peripatetic Philosopher.
Fifty-one lines of the inscription preserved; at the bottom a wreath with radiating leaves enclosing three more lines.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Found lying on the floor of House F (1st.-2nd. century A.D.) on a few tiles under the marble slab, over the Civic Offices.
Negatives:   Leica, 88-17-8, 88-17-9, 88-17-11, 3-234, 3-234 bis
Dimensions:   H. 1.135; Lett. H. 0.005; W. (at top) 0.358, (at bottom) 0.40; Th. (at top) 0.125, (at bottom) 0.073
Chronology:   September 225 B.C.
Date:   3 June 1933
Section:   Θ
Grid:   Θ:15/ΚΓ
Bibliography:   Tracy (1990), pp. 48, 52-53, pl. 5.
    West (1936), pp. 356-363.
    Hesperia 4 (1935), p. 525, no. 39.
    Agora III, no. 571, p. 174.
    Agora XVI, no. 224, p. 321, pl. 23.
    IG II3,1,5, 1147.
References:   Publication: Agora III
Publication: Agora XVI
Publication: Hesperia 4 (1935)
Publication Page: Agora 3, s. 184, p. 174
Publication Page: Agora 3, s. 254, p. 244
Images (5)
Card: I 918
Card: I 918