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Temple Of Poseidon, Cape Sounion near Athens - constructed 444-440 BC - Doric capitals - fluted columns, #Greece

Temple Of Poseidon, Cape Sounion, Athens - constructed BC - Doric capitals - fluted columns

ARCHAIC (DORIC) ARCHITECTURE: Interior of the Temple of Poseidon c. 460 B.C. The cella (central unit of the Greek temple) is the location of deity image. Notice 2 rows of columns supporting cella ceiling. 2-story interior became necessity for larger Doric temples. The pronaos (porch on both ends) has 2 columns flanked by pilasters. The peristyle (covered walkway) on both sides. Colonade - long sequence of columns surrounds temple. LOCATION: PAESTUM, ITALY

ARCHAIC (DORIC) ARCHITECTURE: Interior of the Temple of Poseidon c. 460 B.C. The cella (central unit of the Greek temple) is the location of deity image. Notice 2 rows of columns supporting cella ceiling. 2-story interior became necessity for larger Doric temples. The pronaos (porch on both ends) has 2 columns flanked by pilasters. The peristyle (covered walkway) on both sides. Colonade - long sequence of columns surrounds temple. LOCATION: PAESTUM, ITALY

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