July 11, 2017

Above: A recreation of the statues originally on the front of the Parthenon.

1 shows me standing in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

2 a column by the Athens Academy.

3 shows more of the ruins underneath the Acropolis Museum entranceway.

4 is the Peplos Kore, a white marble statue of a girl made around 530 BC and originally colourfully painted.

5 to 8 show various sides and angles of the Caryatids of the Erechtheion.

9 is a model of the pulley device which brought the huge marble slabs and columns to the top of the Acropolis.

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