Propylaea: Dining Room (Athens, Greece)

CG0017.jpg

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Title

Propylaea: Dining Room (Athens, Greece)

Subject

Propylaea (Acropolis, Athens, Greece)
Acropolis (Athens, Greece)
Athens (Greece)
Attikē (Greece)
Classical Greece
Greece--History--Athenian supremacy, 479-431 B.C.
Age of Pericles
Pericles, 495-429 B.C.

Description

This photograph depicts the north-side dining hall of the Propylaea, the massive entrance gate standing on the western side of the Athenian Acropolis. Built by the great Athenian statesman, Pericles, as part of his massive building projects during the height of Athenian navel supremacy in the Greek world, construction lasted five years from 437 BCE to 432 BCE.

Creator

Proctor, Christopher

Date

29-May-2007

Rights

Noncommercial Reuse: The author of this work gives permission for this digital image to be reused
without modification for research and educative endeavors. Please cite the digital resource according to the convention provided by Omeka.

Format

image/jpg
471 KB
1280 x 960 pixels
72 PPI

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

CG0017

Coverage

Attikē (Greece)
Greece--History--Athenian supremacy, 479-431 B.C.

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