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A 172: Cornice Fragment with Mason's Mark: Doric

One end preserved, with anathyrosis. Surface of corona roughened apparently to receive color, for slight trace of red is visible. Full height preserved; the mason's mark Ε (other letters broken away) incised ... 5 April 1933


A 1476: Molding Fragment: Painted

Top surface and perhaps surface of left edge preserved. Hawk's beak molding with traces of blue and red decoration painted directly on the stone. From Square Peristyle geison, cf. A 2414. Poros. Square ... 9 July 1949


A 1608: Cornice Fragment

Broken to left and right. Part of via and mutule with hawk's beak molding preserved. No mason's marks. No traces of color. From Square Peristyle. Poros. From wall, S.W. corner of Byzantine Room E 1. Leica ... 24 April 1950


A 1609: Cornice Fragment: Doric

Composed of five fragments, broken while removing from wall, block mended 1966. Bottom, back and left face preserved. Probably part of top preserved, although badly worn and cut away by later use as water ... 24 April 1950


A 1633: Column Fragment

Upper end with square dowel hole preserved. Broken below. Surface stippled to take stucco. Unfluted. To be assigned to predecessor of Square Building. Cf. A 1634 (ΣΑ 1055). Poros. East of Stoa, Room 17, ... 12 May 1950

A 1634: Column Fragment

Part of upper (?) surface with square dowel at center. Broken below. About half circumference preserved. Unfluted. Surface stippled to take stucco. To be assigned to predecessor of Square Building (?) ... 29 July 1949


A 1645: Wall Crown with Molding: Painted

One end broken away; edges chipped. Anathyrosis on preserved end. Overhanging cornice on both sides; transition to resting surface on one side plain vertical, on the other cavetto and vertical. Considerable ... 25 May 1950

A 1664: Anta Capital Fragment: Doric

One front corner remains with complete profile of hawk's beak. Travertine-like limestone presumably to be stuccoed. From Square Peristyle, South Stoa II. From a marble pile to east of south end of Stoa ... 28 June 1950

A 1668: Pan Tile Fragment with Painted Inscription

Broken all around. Fragment from a Laconian pan tile with brown glaze on upper surface. Letters written in cream paint over glaze Cut between north stylobate of Square Building and Valerian Wall Layer ... 29 July 1950

A 1686: Water Pipe Fragments

Three fragments, not from the same piece of pipe. a) Mended from several pieces preserving a considerable part of one section; inset flange on the preserved end. b) Fragment from another similar, also ... July 1950


A 1824: Regula Fragment with Guttae

Two guttae, and part of regula and taenia preserved. From Square Peristyle, South Stoa II. Poros. Cf. A 2925. Disturbed fill. Leica, 93-56-16 (15) PD 1552 ... May 1951

A 1887: Mosaic Pavement Fragment

Broken all around, but full thickness apparently preserved. A bedding of rough stones about the size of a man's fist, over which a thick layer of cement has been poured. In this cement flat stones from ... May 1951

A 1936: Cornice Fragment with Mason's Mark

Top, left side, mutule and via, and front surface preserved, but front surface broken at corner, and at top and bottom. From a horizontal cornice. A large letter, Κ, on slightly rough top surface. Traces ... 14 February 1952


A 1946: Cornice Fragment

Broken at top, back and sides. Part of mutule, one gutta, and lower part of front fascia preserved. Hard gray limestone with many holes in it. Surface very fresh. From Square Peristyle. Same series as ... 10 March 1952

A 1963: Cornice Fragment: Painted

Broken at sides, front and back. Red on plain soffit, blue on mutule. One gutta preserved. From raking cornice (?) of Square Peristyle. See A 1926 (Τ1097) and A 1946 (Τ 1217); series of A 137 and A 172; ... 9 April 1952


A 1973: Triglyph Fragment

Some of the upper part of a triglyph and a bit of the adjacent metope. Hard buff travertine. From same building, Square Peristyle, South Stoa, as cornice A 1926 etc., A 1824 etc., A 2924, A 2931 and ... 28 April 1952


A 1974: Monument Base: Ionic

A small fragment of the torus missing; minor chips; otherwise intact. The base consists of a lower member, on which rests a torus, cut from the same block. The middle section of the torus is worked horizontally ... 11 August 1949


A 2006: Capital Fragment: Doric

Part of resting surface, of three flutes and of annuli remain. Probably to be associated with the many cornice fragments and one triglyph of similar stone and workmanship. Retains traces of late Roman ... 5th c. B.C. (?).

A 2011: Roof Tile Fragment: Inscribed

Fragment from cover tile of Laconian type. Buff clay with buff grit; reddish brown glaze wash on upper surface. Inscribed in pale buff clay on upper surface: ΤΟ Π. Cf. A 1668; also A 432, A 433a, b, ... 9 June 1952


A 2013: String Course Block

Apparently from a string course above orthostates. Dressed smooth for joint with stone on under side; rough-picked on top, perhaps to carry brick. One face is smooth-dressed, the other lightly stippled ... June 1952