Fragments of an honorary decree from a tomb

Greek, East Greek
Roman Imperial Period
probably 1st century A.D.


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Western Street of Tombs

Dimensions

20.3 x 59.7 cm (8 x 23 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.56a-c

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

The stone has a cornice molding at the top and a band at the bottom. It consists of three fragments. The inscription is too fragmentary to reconstruct.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); western Street of Tombs. 1881-2: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America