Kleroterion

Athens, Epigraphical Museum 13255

Hellenistic, c. 200 BC.

The two columns suggest that it may have been designed for selecting magistrates rather than jurors.

Bibliography

Ober, J., and C. W. Hedrick. Editors. 1993. The birth of democracy. An exhibition celebrating the 2500th anniversary of democracy at the National Archives, Washington, C.C. June 15, 1993 - January 2, 1994. (Washington: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens; The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; The Ministry of Culture, Greece) 86, no. 11.3.

 

Photograph (c) David Gill, 2003.

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